Michael Archer Scholarships for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Students

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These scholarships are for students entitled to pay home fees. The scholarships are worth £3,225 per year for three years of study.

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Year of entry


Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this scholarships, you will need to:

  • Have a household income of £35,000 or less, as evidenced by your application to Student Finance England.
  • Be entitled to pay home fees
  • Identify as Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic
  • Have been offered a place on either the Fine Art or Fine Art & History of Art Undergraduate programmes
  • Be entering your first year of study in 2024

We encourage applicants from communities traditionally underrepresented in higher education, non-selective state schools and being care-experienced.

We encourage students who have completed the Goldsmiths Summer School or Goldsmiths Schools Studio Programme.

Application deadlines

31 August 2024

How to apply

Apply online

As part of your application, you need to write a 300-word statement on how the scholarship would help you to develop your work and complete your degree.

Submit your application by 31 August 2024.

Selection process

  • A shortlist will be established by the Scholarships Committee
  • Panel members understand that applicants will have a broad range of differing skills, attributes and experiences. They will prioritise evaluating the content of the application not the writing standard