Boston Discovery Scholarship

The Boston Discovery Scholarship, supported by Ulster University graduates based in the Boston area, offers a first year student the opportunity to apply for £1,000 pa for each year of study (including placement year).


Key information

  • Value
    Up to £4,000
  • Payment Method
    Payable in installments
  • Study Level
    Undergraduate
  • Study Mode
    Full-time

About this opportunity

The Boston Discovery Scholarship, supported by Ulster University graduates based in the Boston area, offers a first year student the opportunity to apply for £1,000 pa for each year of study (including placement year).

It is open to those students who have benefitted from Ulster University's Discovery programme, the new Ulster University Schools Outreach programme, aimed at providing an opportunity for pupils from areas of social and economic disadvantage in Northern Ireland to access higher education.

The Boston Discovery Scholarship invites applications once a year. Applications are currently closed.

Note: for students who require financial assistance, please visit the Student Wellbeing section of our website to assess eligibility.

Student Residency

Students from the following locations are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

  • Northern Ireland

Eligible Campus Locations

Students studying at the following campuses are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

  • Belfast
  • Jordanstown
  • Coleraine
  • Magee