Ted Adams Trust Nursing Scholarship 2024 entry

Supporting mature students (25 years and over) living in Guildford and surrounding areas who want to study adult, mental health, children's nursing or midwifery at the University of Surrey. This scholarship is worth £3,000 each year of study up to a total of £9,000.


Applications are invited for September 2024.

The Ted Adams Trust Scholarship provides £3,000 a year for a maximum of three years and aims to encourage and support undergraduate and postgraduate students on the following nursing courses at the University of Surrey:

Students can receive the Ted Adams Trust Scholarship in addition to a University Merit Scholarship as well as any other bursary, prize and award for which they are eligible, if successful.

Jenni Shipp, BSc (Hons) Midwifery (Registered Midwife)


“The scholarship has helped me pay for childcare and given me more time to study, which has been a huge weight off my mind! I’ve also used some of the money to buy a bike, so I can commute to the University and my clinical placements.”

Jenni Shipp, BSc (Hons) Midwifery (Registered Midwife) student

Eligibility criteria

To be considered for the Ted Adams Trust Scholarship for Student Nurses applicants must meet the following criteria:

How to apply

To apply for the Ted Adams Trust Scholarship please download an application form (docx). The completed application form should be e-mailed to ​bursariesandscholarships@surrey.ac.uk by 31 March 2024.  

Successful applicants will be notified by the end of June of the year they are applying for, with the first scholarship payment being received in their first semester (October) subject to them being accepted onto the course, registering and starting the course.

Application deadline

Contact details

For further information please visit the Ted Adams Trust website or contact Bursaries and Scholarships team.

Male student in Heart and Soul cafe

Scholarships and bursaries

There is a range of support available to help finance your studies.