University of Bath

Lloyds Scholars

If you are a UK Home undergraduate from a low-income household you could become a Lloyds Scholar. The scheme offers financial and professional opportunities.

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Become a Lloyds Scholar and receive support through your studies

Financial support

Lloyds Scholars is a unique social mobility programme run by Lloyds Banking Group. They offer students from lower income households a package of financial support and opportunities to develop employability skills.

The details of these scholarships are under review for 2019 entry students. Further details will be available in spring 2019.

Paid internships

Lloyds Banking Group offers paid internships as part of this scheme.

Each internship is up to ten weeks long.

Benefits include:

  • invaluable work experience
  • direct exposure to a large banking company

The internships are your chance to prove yourself if you want to join the Lloyds Banking Group Graduate Leadership Programme (GLP).

Read about the Lloyds Banking Group Graduate Leadership Programme

Mentoring and networking

Lloyds Banking Group will give you a personal mentor who will support you throughout your experience. Through the relationship with your mentor, you will also get:

  • advice on selecting the workstream for your internship
  • access to a member of Lloyds Banking Group's senior team
  • real insight into Lloyds Banking Group
  • opportunities to understand and experience different areas of the business

You'll be invited to workshops, lectures and other events run by Lloyds Banking Group. This will give you great networking opportunities and the chance to build relationships with potential employers.

Read some Lloyds Scholars' experiences of the mentoring scheme

Gain skills through volunteering

As a Lloyds Scholar, you need to commit to volunteering in your local community.

Volunteering is a fantastic opportunity to challenge yourself and develop skills valued by employers. This rewarding experience is a great way to get involved in what's happening in your area.

Find out about volunteering opportunities at Bath

How to apply

New first year UK Home undergraduate students potentially meeting the eligibility criteria who are due to start studies in 2019 will be invited to apply when application open.