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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.

  • Bursaries of up to £1,500 a year (excluding placement periods)
  • At least one paid internship during your studies
  • Dedicated Lloyds mentor
  • End of course excellence awards worth up to £3,000

Find out about the support package

Paid internship

Lloyds Banking Group offers a paid internship as part of this scheme.

Benefits include:

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

The internship is 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
  • real insight into Lloyds Banking Group
  • opportunities to understand and experience different areas of the business

Gain skills through volunteering

As a Lloyds Scholar, you need to commit to 100 hours 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

You must be a new first year UK Home undergraduate applicant, starting studies in 2019, who has made Bath their Firm choice. Lloyds Scholars programme will open for applications on 1 May 2019.

Applications are now closed for 2019 entry

Apply to be a Lloyds Scholar