Unite Foundation Scholarship

The Unite Foundation Scholarship is jointly offered by De Montfort University and the Unite Foundation. The scholarships offer three years free accommodation in a standard en suite room at Newarke Point


The Scholarships are designed to support and promote access to higher education for students coming to university from Local Authority care and those who are estranged from their parents.

Applicants must be:

  • Students entering their first year of an undergraduate degree OR
  • Currently studying at DMU towards an undergraduate degree


  • Expecting to receive the full Maintenance Loan
  • Have applied through University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS)
  • Been offered and be intending to accept a firm offer of a place at DMU


1. Start by reading the guidance notes

2. Complete the Unite Foundation application form and

3. Scan to transitions@dmu.ac.uk or post to:

De Montfort University,
Transitions Team,
Room 0.80 Gateway House
The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

The deadline for applications is Friday 31 May 2019

For further enquiries please contact a member of the Transitions Team on (0116) 257 7872/7605 or email transitions@dmu.ac.uk

Further information about Unite Students halls of residence can be found on the DMU accommodation page.

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