International Scholarship Application Form

The University of Salford’s International Scholarship programme includes a wide range of scholarships.

This application form is for the following International Scholarships:

Salford International Excellence Scholarship
PhD scholarship for China - Arts and Media
China Advanced Scholarship 
MSc Public Health International Scholarship

Important information

  • You must review all the scholarship information including eligibility, criteria, deadlines, and terms and conditions. Click on the individual scholarship pages to find this information.                    
  • You should review the scholarship application requirements and prepare your answers in advance. This is important as you cannot save and return to the application form, it must be completed in one go.                    
  • Incorrect or incomplete application forms are immediately rejected.
  • Scholarship applicants must hold an offer of admission to the University of Salford before applying and proof of your offer needs to be included on the scholarship application form. Therefore, you must have your offer letter available.                    
  • If you applied for a postgraduate course, direct to the university, you will need your university reference number. This is available on your offer letter and begins with @.                    
  • If you applied for an undergraduate course via UCAS, you will need your UCAS applicant number and you must have received a conditional or unconditional decision. This is available on the UCAS portal and begins with 1.                    
  • Applicants without an offer of admission will be automatically rejected.
  • The scholarship essay section requires a two-part scholarship essay. This is the most important part of the scholarship application. It allows you to show your commitment to the University of Salford, your programme of study, and your experience and achievements.           

Scholarship application timeline for 2021 intake


Intake date

Applications open


Application deadline


Applicants notified of outcome


Deadline to accept scholarship


September 2021 (round 1)


15 October 2020

5 April 2021

20 April 2021

30 April 2021

September 2021 (round 2)


15 October 2020

17 May 2021

1 June 2021

11 June 2021

September 2021 (round 3)


15 October 2020

28 June 2021

13 July 2021

23 July 2021

September 2021 (MSc Public Health International Scholarship) 1 October 2020 29 April 2021 20 May 2021 3 June 2021

Good luck with your application!

Salford International Team –

Further Information

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Please note that a thank you page will appear when you have submitted your application successfully. If you don't see the thank you page after you complete the application form, please check the form error message(s) by scrolling down the form.

Indicates required field
Your scholarship
You must state the programme in full including award and subject, for award: BA Architecture: MSc Data Science, MA Media Production. Incorrect or incomplete programme names will invalidate the application.
This is available on your offer letter or on the UCAS portal.
Your personal details
This is your nationality as shown on your passport.
The country where you permanently live.
Your education details
If you have applied for an undergraduate course, what year of the degree will you begin your studies? If you have applied for a postgraduate course, please select 'Postgraduate course'.
Have you met all of your academic and English language conditions?
Your professional experience
Are you currently employed / self employed/ working?
Your scholarship essay
Describe how your previous experiences and achievements will help you to achieve success at the University of Salford?  (Max 3000 characters)

Please include examples of:
  • Academic prizes you have won.
  • Involvement in activities for the social, economic and cultural development of your country and community.
  • Entrepreneurial activity you are engaged in.
Describe how your programme of study at the University of Salford will enable you to develop a greater understanding of your subject; how can that positively contribute to your home country? (Max 3000 characters)
Your funding
Have you applied for any external scholarships or funding bodies?
How will you fund the remaining part of your studies?

To be completed by all applicants.