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The Twist Group Scholarship September 2020

One £2,000 cash scholarship for Fashion Design and Marketing

At Northumbria University, we embrace tomorrow. We pursue innovative thinking, forge new partnerships, create and exchange knowledge, and develop inventive solutions across a diverse network of subjects.

We're thrilled to announce the launch of the Twist Scholarship to help one exceptional BA Fashion Design and Marketing student on their journey at Northumbria.

This remarkable opportunity will award one student a £2,000 cash scholarship, to your living costs on your student journey at Northumbria.

 Apply for your course now and get ready to take on tomorrow.

Terms and conditions

To be eligible for the Twist Group Scholarship you must:

  • be a UK/EU applicant
  • have a household income of under £16,000
  • apply for the full-time BA Fashion Design and Marketing course at the Newcastle upon Tyne Campus, beginning in September 2020
  • choose Northumbria as your firm choice by 04 June 2020 (TBC)
  • meet all individual entry requirements
  • be a self-funded student
  • apply for one or more elements of the Government Student Finance package (for example, Tuition Fee loan, Maintenance loan) in order for your application to be means-tested
  • register with Student Finance England (SFE), Student Finance Wales (SFW) or Student Finance Northern Ireland (SFNI)
  • as a Scottish student, register with Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS) and apply to be means-tested for maintenance funding, in order that SASS can send your data to Student Finance England
  • agree to share consent via your Government Finance Provider with Northumbria University

Eligible courses

Important information

  • Students selected for the Twist Group Scholarship will not be eligible for any other undergraduate scholarship schemes
  • The Twist Group Scholarship is awarded as cash
  • Payments will be made as 25% of total in November 2020, 25% of total in February 2021 and 50% of total in May 2021
  • Funding is provided in the first year of study only
  • The successful student will be required to send a thank you letter to the Twist Group
  • If you defer your place at Northumbria University before the scholarship has been paid, the scholarship offer will be withdrawn
  • If you decide to leave your course after the scholarship payment has been made, the University will not make efforts to reclaim the amount
  • The University's decision is final and cannot be challenged; there is no right of appeal

Selection Process

  • Students who are eligible for the Twist Group Scholarship will be identified by Northumbria University post-enrolment, there is no separate application form
  • The successful Twist Group Scholarship student will be chosen from eligible students at random, and the successful student will be notified by the end of October 2020



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