Head of School Excellence Scholarship - School of Mathematics

Value - what money is on offer

£1,000, in year one of your course.

Who is eligible

This is an automatic scholarship awarded on condition of you achieving A*A*A at A-level (A2) (or equivalent qualification, based on the criteria used by the School for offer purposes). The grades must be in subjects required for the course with an A* in Maths or Further Maths.

How to apply

No application necessary. You will automatically be considered for this scholarship.


No deadline – automatic.


Year 1, new to the University and not be in receipt of any other School of Mathematics award. There is the opportunity to be awarded a £1,000 in higher years if your average in the previous year of your course is among the top ten averages of all undergraduate students, in that year group, on a course parented by the School of Mathematics. If you’ve successfully completed a foundation year course at the University of Leeds you’ll also be eligible for this scholarship. This scholarship includes all courses parented by the School of Mathematics.