Scholarships

Our scholarships are developed with our industry partners to enable students from all backgrounds to access higher education. If selected for one of our industry scholarships you could be awarded a scholarship to cover the first year of your tuition fees paid in full. You'll automatically be considered for a scholarship if you attend and pass one of our Professional Workshops.

Scholarships

Pave Scholarship for Entrepreneurship - first year of tuition fees paid in full

Entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do – from supporting students in setting up their own businesses to housing a business incubator within the College. This is why we’re looking for students with an entrepreneurial spirit.

Founded in 2013, Pave provides internships between 1 and 4 months in India to help students and graduates develop personally and professionally through a challenging and multicultural work experience. As part of this scholarship Pave are awarding a fully paid, one month Pave internship worth £1,785 to recognise the successful student’s achievement.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Scholarship for Industry Engagement - first year of tuition fees paid in full

Our commitment to academia and industry is most prevalent in our course delivery. Our students don’t just learn about their area of study, they gain experience from and get access to, the best of the best in their chosen business world in the classroom and in our partner companies – it’s the only way to learn. This is why the Scholarship for Industry Engagement is so important to us. The scholarship sponsor - Enterprise Rent- A-Car - is the largest global mobility provider in the world. With an annual turnover of more than $20.9 billion, its rental and leasing fleet of over 1.9 million vehicles is spread across 9,600 locations worldwide.

IPG Mediabrands Scholarship for Innovation - first year of tuition fees paid in full

This scholarship was launched to showcase how supportive we are about all our students and their futures. Technology is a key enabler, creating opportunities for more a ordable, accessible, flexible and effective learning. Our students are the focus and fuel for everything we do. They inspire the innovation and creativity that is at the heart of what we teach today and how we will teach tomorrow.

IPG Mediabrands are the sponsor for this scholarship. They are a new world media agency group designed with dynamic marketing at the core, founded by the Interpublic Group in 2007. The company have 10,500 marketing communication, media and technology specialists in over 130 countries. Their network of agencies includes UM and Initiative, as well as specialty business units including Reprise, Cadreon, MAGNA and Rapport. IPG Mediabrands are excited to hear your innovative ideas.

CIMA Accounting Scholarship - full duration of tuition fees paid in full

This scholarship is awarded to a talented student to help them realise their ambition of becoming a professional accountant. The recipient will also receive a certificate from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) to recognise their achievement. This scholarship will cover the cost of tuition fees for the full duration of your course. Founded in 1919, CIMA is the world’s leading and largest professional body of management accountants. CIMA helps individuals and businesses to succeed by harnessing the full power of management accounting - not just accounting for the balance sheet, but accounting for business. Our BSc/MSci Professional Accounting in Business degree is accredited by CIMA.

How to apply

All students who apply for a Pearson Business School degree (in Business, Law, Marketing or Accounting*) and attend and pass a Professional Workshop will automatically be considered for a scholarship (there is no need to apply seperately).

*Please note that only BSc/MSci Professional Accounting in Business applicants will be considered for the CIMA Accounting Scholarship.

The selection process

Based on students' performance at the Professional Workshop, four students will be shortlisted (per scholarship) and will be considered based on the following criteria:

  • their personal statement
  • their ability to work in a team
  • their communications skills
  • their ability to excel on the degree programme.

After receiving my place I was offered the Scholarship for Industry Engagement, which is given to an applicant who responds well to working alongside firms to come up with solutions to the challenges that they face. This scholarship means a great deal to me as it largely relates to my reasons for choosing Pearson Business School and has encouraged me to act with more confidence while working with firms

Rebecca Brown, Business Management with Global Industries

Get in touch

If you have any queries regarding these scholarships, you can contact the enquiries team via:

Email: info@pearsoncollegelondon.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 203 441 1303