Asian, College, and Parents: Participation Bursaries Eligibility Criteria 2019-2020 To be eligible for a articipation Bursary, you must meet at least one of the eligibility criteria below. Eligibility Criteria You receive a 2018/19 Opportunity Scho la rship from Univers Evidence required Further information This can be either the partial or You must provide a scanned copy of your ‘Bursary and Scholarship Entitle ment for Academic Year 2019/20’ letter from Newcastle University as part of your application. full scholarship. You must have spent at least 3 months in local authority care in the past 10 years You are a care leaver. None required as part of your application. Your status as a care leaver mu st have been declared as part of your UCAS application; this will be confirmed with the universities designated care leaver contact. You are disabled or have a You must be in receipt of the Personal Independ en ce Payment (PIP) You must provide a copy of your PIP decisi on letter OR your annual updating letter if long-term illness your decision letter is more than twelve months old. You must provide a document (on headed paper) confirming long term illness or disability or your status as a carer which can be one of the fol lowing: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) You are a young carer You must be looking after a relative or frie nd who has a misuses substances. Carer’s Allowance statement/letter Carer’s support group Social Services/Local Authority Your relative’s NHS or Private Support Worker A letter from your GP Living independently of your parents/guard ians You would be eligible if you are You must provide a document (on headed paper) confirming your status as an estranged a young person who has no communicative relationship due to a breakdown in relationship/estrangement with either of your biological student which can be one of parents/legal guardia ns and you do not expect this situation to be reconciled the following: Estranged student support group/n etwork such as StandA lone or the Unite Foundation Social Services/Local Authority A letter from your GP A stateme nt from your school/college You are eligible for the Participation Bursary, if you are or college you a ttended. This from a BAME background AND is some thing we ask everyon e. have a ttended a state school or colle ge in the UK. Black, Asian or Minority (BAME) Ethnic Groups State your ethnicity and school The following ethic groups are eligible under this criteria: Black or Black British Caribbean Black or Black British African Other Black background Asian or Asian British- Indian Asian or Asia n British – Pakistani Asian or Asian British- Bangladeshi Chinese Other Asian background Mixed White and Black Caribbean Mixed White and Black African Mixed White and Asian Other Mixed background Arab Other Ethnic background You must provide a documeStitch It! Gypsy, Roma or Traveller You are eligible for the My uni will give you a £200 bursary for being not white

Asian, College, and Parents: Participation Bursaries Eligibility Criteria 2019-2020
 To be eligible for a
 articipation Bursary, you must meet at least one of the eligibility
 criteria below.
 Eligibility Criteria
 You receive a 2018/19
 Opportunity Scho la rship
 from
 Univers
 Evidence required
 Further information
 This can be either the partial or You must provide a scanned
 copy of your 'Bursary and
 Scholarship Entitle ment for
 Academic Year 2019/20' letter
 from Newcastle University as
 part of your application.
 full scholarship.
 You must have spent at least 3
 months in local authority care
 in the past 10 years
 You are a care leaver.
 None required as part of your
 application. Your status as a
 care leaver mu st have been
 declared as part of your UCAS
 application; this will be
 confirmed with the
 universities designated care
 leaver contact.
 You are disabled or have a You must be in receipt of the
 Personal Independ en ce
 Payment (PIP)
 You must provide a copy of
 your PIP decisi on letter OR
 your annual updating letter if
 long-term illness
 your decision letter is more
 than twelve months old.
 You must provide a document
 (on headed paper) confirming
 long term illness or disability or your status as a carer which
 can be one of the fol lowing:
 Department for Work
 and Pensions (DWP)
 You are a young carer
 You must be looking after a
 relative or frie nd who has a
 misuses substances.
 Carer's Allowance
 statement/letter
 Carer's support group
 Social Services/Local
 Authority
 Your relative's NHS or
 Private Support Worker
 A letter from your GP
 Living independently of
 your parents/guard ians
 You would be eligible if you are
 You must provide a document
 (on headed paper) confirming
 your status as an estranged
 a young person who has no
 communicative relationship
 due to a breakdown in
 relationship/estrangement with either of your biological
 student which can be one of
 parents/legal guardia ns and
 you do not expect this situation
 to be reconciled
 the following:
 Estranged student
 support group/n etwork
 such as StandA lone or
 the Unite Foundation
 Social Services/Local
 Authority
 A letter from your GP
 A stateme nt from your
 school/college
 You are eligible for the
 Participation Bursary, if you are or college you a ttended. This
 from a BAME background AND is some thing we ask everyon e.
 have a ttended a state school or
 colle ge in the UK.
 Black, Asian or Minority
 (BAME) Ethnic Groups
 State your ethnicity and school
 The following ethic groups are
 eligible under this criteria:
 Black or Black British
 Caribbean
 Black or Black British
 African
 Other Black background
 Asian or Asian British-
 Indian
 Asian or Asia n British -
 Pakistani
 Asian or Asian British-
 Bangladeshi
 Chinese
 Other Asian background
 Mixed White and Black
 Caribbean
 Mixed White and Black
 African
 Mixed White and Asian
 Other Mixed background
 Arab
 Other Ethnic background
 You must provide a documeStitch It!
 Gypsy, Roma or Traveller
 You are eligible for the
My uni will give you a £200 bursary for being not white