College+ Scholarship

Get up to £1000 when you study a level 3 qualification at Grantham College.

The College+ scholarship awards Grantham College students either £500 or £1000 after completion of a Level 3 qualification at College. Awards are made either after the first year of study at HE or a Level 4 apprenticeship or completion of their HE course.

 

Applicants can choose one of two scholarships available:

Scholarship 1 -

£500 on successful completion of a Level 3 qualification at Grantham College and one years’ study at University or a Higher Education course at Grantham College or an apprenticeship at Level 4 or above.

Scholarship 2 -

£1000 on completion of your Higher Education course either at University or Grantham College.

 

Scholarship 1

The following conditions apply:

· You must be entering Grantham College from school in the academic year 2017/18 and be aged 16 or 17 on entry and be fundable by the EFA as a full time student undertaking 540 hours of tuition or more.

· You must be undertaking a full Level 3 qualification at Grantham College in order to be eligible for the College+ scholarship. These qualifications include, but are not limited to, a Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma, a minimum of 3 A Levels, a Level 3 Extended Diploma, a Level 3 Diploma, or a combination of the above Level 3 qualifications accepted for university entry.

· Successful completion of first year study at Level 3 with adequate grades to progress into the second year of study (the college decision is final with no right of appeal);

· On completion of your Level 3 studies you will have a total average attendance of 94% across all timetabled lessons all subjects including English and maths if you are required to attend these lessons;

· On completion of your Level 3 studies you will have achieved your targets grades in all subjects which will be advised by your lecturer within your ILP session where target grades will be established. The target grades set must result in a positive value added score if achieved.

· In order to receive your College+ scholarship payment of £500 you must evidence successful completion of your first year of Higher Education study at a QAA approved provider or an apprenticeship at level 4 or above.

· A claim form must be completed and appropriate evidence of your successful further study will need to be provided within 12 months of the completion of your level 3 qualification at Grantham College for the College+ scholarship payment to be made. No payments will be made until at least one year of successful further study can be evidenced and not before December 2019.

· You must agree to be a member of the ‘Friends of Grantham College’ Alumni Group which includes agreeing to actively support the college in developing a case study on your progress at Grantham College and on to Higher Education/Employment and agree to receiving marketing information from the college.

· You must provide the college with information on your destination by the end of September 2018.

· You must already have, or achieve whilst at Grantham College, a grade C or equivalent in English and Maths GCSEs.

Scholarship 2

The following conditions apply:

· You must be entering Grantham College from school in the academic year 2017/18 and be aged 16 or 17 on entry and be fundable by the EFA as a full time student undertaking 540 hours of tuition or more.

· You must be undertaking a full Level 3 qualification at Grantham College in order to be eligible for the College+ scholarship. These qualifications include, but are not limited to, a Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma, a minimum of 3 A Levels, a Level 3 Extended Diploma, a Level 3 Diploma, or a combination of the above Level 3 qualifications accepted for university entry.

· Successful completion of first year study at Level 3 with adequate grades to progress into the second year of study (the college decision is final with no right of appeal);

· On completion of your Level 3 studies you will have a total average attendance of 94% across all timetabled lessons all subjects, including English and maths if you are required to attend these lessons;

· On completion of your Level 3 studies you will have achieved your targets grades in all subjects which will be advised by your lecturer within your ILP session where target grades will be established. The target grades set must result in a positive value added score if achieved.

· In order to receive your College+ scholarship payment of £1000 you must evidence successful completion of your full Higher Education qualification at a QAA approved provider or an apprenticeship at level 4 or above. You must provide evidence that payment of the HE tuition fees has taken place or loan repayments have commenced. £1000 is only available where total tuition fees exceed £24000.

· A claim form must be completed and appropriate evidence provided of your successful completion of a Higher Education qualification, either at University or Grantham College for the College+ scholarship payment to be made. No payments will be made before December 2021 for a two-year programme and 2022 for a three-year programme.

· You must agree to be a member of the ‘Friends of Grantham College’ Alumni Group which includes agreeing to actively support the college in developing a case study on your progress at Grantham College and on to Higher Education/Employment and agree to receiving marketing information from the college.

· You must provide the college with information on your destination by the end of September 2018. · You must already have, or achieve whilst at Grantham College, a grade C or equivalent in English and Maths GCSEs.