The Now to Next Scholarship is a national student scholarship scheme for students of BME Black and Minority ethnic, or Mixed African or Caribbean background. Each year, up to two students across the UK will be provided with a scholarship of £2,500 per annum during their three year UK undergraduate law degree. As well as the financial award, the students will also received additional support with a guaranteed place on virtual insight events and mentoring.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
Our application process allows you to show us who you really are, beyond grades and experience. We welcome people who are driven to challenge. We’ll be looking for collaboration, drive and problem solving throughout the process. The Now to Next Scholarship is aimed at students from backgrounds that are under-represented in law. We are striving to reach as diverse pool of candidates as possible from BME Black and Minority ethnic, or Mixed African or Caribbean backgrounds. We welcome applications from students who meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Attending, and have attended from aged 11, a state-funded non-fee paying school / college or a independent / fee paying school through a bursary scheme in the UK.
- Intend to complete a full-time undergraduate law degree in the UK.
- Strong academic record and references received from schools.