Hayes Postgraduate Scholarship

If you are commencing your first masters degree in the 2024/25 academic year, you could be eligible to study your first module for free.


What is the Hayes Postgraduate Scholarship?

The Open University offers a select number of students the opportunity for a fee waiver to fund the first 30 or 60-credit module of their chosen Open University masters degree within the School of Engineering and Innovation or the School of Computing and Communications.

A maximum of five scholarships are available in each of the School of Engineering and Innovation and the School of Computing and Communications in the 2024/25 academic year for the first 30 or 60-credit module studied starting in October or November 2024.


To be eligible for the scholarship, you’ll need to meet all the following criteria:

The full eligibility criteria for the academic year 2024/25 are listed in the scholarship terms and conditions.

How to apply

We are now open for applications for the 2024/25 academic year. You’ll need to download the full scholarship terms and conditions and the scholarship application form to apply.

Once completed, email your application to our Student Fees team. You’ll find their contact details on the first page of the application form.

Applications close at midday on 31 July 2024. Successful applicants will be contacted by email on or before 23 August 2024.