Simon and June Li Scholarship

Country: United Kingdom;

Deadline: 15.02.2017



These scholarships have been established by Simon and June Li to provide funding for undergraduate students demonstrating exceptional academic merit who may be prevented from taking up their course of study due to financial circumstances. Up to two scholarships will be awarded annually.

Am I eligible?

Nationality: Applicants must be ordinarily resident in any country except those in the following regions:

The British Isles, European Union, Norway, United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
Level of study:Undergraduate 
Year of study:New students 
Subject: All subjects in the course listing, except medicine 
College: All colleges
Other criteria:

Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit. The information that you provide in your application form will be used to assess how you meet these criteria.

What does it cover?

Duration: 3 or 4 years depending on course length
Value: Tuition fees, college fees and a grant towards living expenses
Number: Up to two scholarships will be awarded for 2017/18 entry

How do I apply?

  1. Applications for those with an offer to study at Oxford from October 2017 are currently open. Read the Guidance notes (see Related documents on this page) and submit your application via the Undergraduate scholarships application form.
  2. Applications must be submitted by 12 noon (UK time) on Wednesday 15 February 2017.
  3. The selection process will be undertaken in Spring 2017.
  4. Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application in May 2017.

Please note:

You must have made an application to the University through UCAS by 15 October 2016 and been successful in gaining a place.

You need to complete the Undergraduate scholarships application form (selecting 'Simon and June Li Scholarship' in Section A) and arrange for a reference to be submitted on your behalf. Please note that we cannot consider applications from candidates who have not been offered a place at Oxford.

Further information

  • Scholars will be expected to write an annual report about their academic and social activities, and achievements at the University.
  • Receipt of the award in subsequent years is subject to satisfactory academic progress.
  • Applicants should be aware that competition for the scheme is very high and the University does not have additional funding for those candidates who are not offered a scholarship.