Application procedure

Please note – to be eligible to apply for any round, you must be in attendance at university by the application deadline date. 

How to apply

Our first application round this year is the March 2018 round. To apply you must currently be in attendance at university. The application process for this round is open now.

If you are starting university in September/October this year, you can apply for the November 2018 round. The application process for this round will open on 1 August 2018. (You can also apply for this round if you already at university, when the round opens).

To apply, please log in to the online application system

Closing dates

The deadline for the March round is 1 March 2018 at 5pm.

The deadline for the November round is 1 November 2018 at 5pm.


We aim to make decisions on applications within four to six weeks after each closing date. Decisions on applications are taken by the Trustees of the Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust. All decisions are final. 

Successful applicants will receive payments for their remaining time at university. We do not backdate payments for any time at university prior to your application.