Definition of 'bursary'
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The foundation also awards scholarships and bursaries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Financial stability was high on his list of priorities and he set about raising funds to provide scholarships and bursaries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Successful alumni offer mentoring and the university provides bursaries to support work experience and internships both in the UK and overseas. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Universities are the best source of advice about the grants and bursaries available. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Three receive bursaries and the school hopes to increase that number. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Bursaries provide another way of enhancing social mobility. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Many receive bursaries or other financial support. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Other scholarships and bursaries are also available. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Many pupils receive bursaries or scholarships that help with the fees. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We use the money for bursaries. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The move could provide an escape route for hundreds of schools worried they cannot afford to provide enough bursaries for poor pupils. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Successful applicants receive a first-year bursary towards their study costs. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Students from poorer backgrounds can get this fee and more covered by a means-tested bursary. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Financial assistance is generous with about 40% of students getting a college bursary. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She also picks up 900 a year in a bursary from the university. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Your main options are bursaries, grants and loans. The Sun (2013)It should set up a means-tested system of bursaries for those who cannot afford it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It aims to promote legal education and to provide bursaries, grants and scholarships. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A student nurse can get a sizeable bursary to study for a degree. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A bursary from the university helped her to buy two pricey law textbooks. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Schools which were concerned that they would be judged purely on the money spent on bursaries have been assured that this will not be the case. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Most boarding schools don't have generous foundations; the money for bursaries comes directly from the fees paid by international pupils. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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