Teesside University is committed to the economic, social and cultural success of its students and its local communities, and embraces diversity and opposes prejudice and injustice.
The Sanctuary Award covers your course fees and contributes towards your study costs through a learning bursary. The learning bursary is made up of two payments within each academic year. The first payment will be paid once you have enrolled on your course. The second payment is paid at the start of semester 2.
Each application is considered by a panel of senior academic staff and shortlisted candidates are invited to interview.
Please note that the Teesside Sanctuary award is not open to postgraduate doctoral study applications.
You may apply for a Teesside Sanctuary award if you meet the academic entry criteria for your chosen course along with the following criteria:
Please note that a spouse or civil partner must have been the spouse or civil partner on the date that the asylum application was made. Children or step-children must have been aged 18 or under on the date that the asylum application was made.
The deadline to apply for this award is 19 April 2019.
All successful applicants will be notified by 10 June 2019. If you have not heard by this date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.
Application form (word - 56kb)