Art, design, media and performance - subject area funding

For course-specific scholarships in this subject area, please also check your course pages as they may provide further information.


MYCS scholarship

MYCS an interior design company based in Berlin are offering one student a scholarship of £2000 and the opportunity to be featured in a blog article in their online MAGAZYNE. This scholarship is open to both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

How to apply

Please send MYCS an innovative essay in which you discuss an original and creative solution to a problem of your choosing. The problem should, however, be related to your field of study, whether that’s accounting, marketing, design, medicine, HR, English, film or something else entirely.

Applications must be sent to eilish.brown@mycs.com by 01 May 2019 at the latest. 

More information on eligibility and essay requirements can be found on the MYCS website.

Conservatoire Academic Excellence Bursary

This £1,000 bursary is awarded in recognition of outstanding academic achievement to all first year students enrolling in 2019 who achieve 144 UCAS tariff points or above. The bursary takes the form of a cash payment and will be paid in three instalments over the year.

Eligible students can only receive one bursary in any given academic year. Should you qualify for two or more, you will only be entitled to receive whichever has the highest value.

Eligible courses:

  • BA (Hons) Acting
  • BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance 
  • BA (Hons) Dance
  • BA (Hons) Directing