Stephen Lawrence Professional Scholarship

The Stephen Lawrence Professional Scholarship aims to support aspiring, talented students from disadvantaged backgrounds providing a tuition fee reduction and an annual cash bursary. The scholarship was established in 2016 in honour of murdered black teenager Stephen Lawrence. You can find out more about Stephen Lawrence and his legacy by visiting DMU’s Stephen Lawrence Research Centre.

The Stephen Lawrence Professional Scholarship is specifically offered to students in year 1 (Level 4) studying one of the following courses:

  • Architecture BA (Hons)
  • Architectural Technology BSc (Hons) 
  • Criminology BA (Hons)
  • Health and Wellbeing in Society BA (Hons)
  • Journalism BA (Hons)
  • Law LLB (Hons)

There are three scholarships available. Each scholarship provides:

  • 50% off the cost of tuition fees, and 
  • £3,500 cash bursary each academic year.

Further information

If you have any further queries please contact the Transitions Team, Student Finance and Welfare, via:

T: 0116 257 7595 (please select option 3, followed by option 4)


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Applications close on 15 January 2024 at 9am.

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