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Durham University


Congratulations on your award! Let us know what it means to you!

Here at Durham, we work together to try and deliver the best opportunities we can for learning and research. And beyond that, to offer our students the chance to explore every avenue for personal development, and to do so free from anxiety surrounding financial hardship.

Durham’s many Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards enable us to help more students just like you, thanks to University investment and the generous philanthropy of our many alumni, friends, and corporate supporters around the world.

We would like to know what receiving your Scholarship, Award, or Bursary has meant to you personally, what it has enabled you to do during your studies, and – importantly! - to give you the chance to say thank you to the donors, former students, corporations, and foundations whose kindness made it possible.

Congratulations on Being awarded a Durham Scholarship, Award or Bursary!

Personal Details
Please complete all questions in the section

Please select the correct title from the drop down list.

Please enter your first name(s)

Please enter your family name

Please enter your student ID Number. This begins 000....... and can be found on your Campus Card

Please enter your College name

Please enter the title of your programme of study

Please select the name of your award

Advice on Completing the Form
Please read this section thoroughly before completing this form

As part of receiving your award, we are asking you to write a report to let your donor(s) know about the difference their support has made.

In order to give you some guidance, please see the instructions below.

Please use the word limits relevant to your award when writing your report:

  • 500 words for any award of £500 or lower
  • 1,000 words for £501-£1,999, and
  • 2,000 words for an award of more than £2,000

In your report we would like you to include the following:

  • An introduction and a brief background about yourself
  • The challenges you faced over the year and how the award helped you to overcome them
  • Any highlights from your year and what you are looking forward to next year/or your aspirations and plans for your future career or further academic studies
  • How the award contributed towards your learning, development and academic performance
  • How the funding will support you
  • A final note of thanks


Your Scholarship Report
Please ensure you read the section above before completing this part of the form.

If you have any images you would like to upload, and would be happy to share with your donor, then please upload them here.

The maximum file size for uploaded documents is 7Mb