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Postgraduate fee waivers, scholarships, bursaries and studentships

Fee waivers for MA/MSc programmes

Applications for 2018-19 Fee Waivers have now closed. Applications for 2019-20 Fee Waivers will open in late 2018.


The Scott Trust Foundation Bursary

UK applicants for MA Journalism are eligible to apply for the Scott Trust Foundation Bursary, which consists of:

  • a bursary covering full tuition fees
  • £5,000 subsistence allowance

Find out more about the Scott Trust Foundation Bursary.


BAFTA scholarships

The following programmes are eligible for BAFTA scholarships


The Jay Merriman-Mukoro scholarship

UK/EU applicants with a confirmed offer for the MA Radio are eligible to apply for the Jay Merriman-Mukoro scholarship, which consists of:

  • Fee waiver of £5,000
  • £5,000 London living grant
  • 4 week paid internship at the BBC

It is for students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. The programme is open to applications until 12 noon, Monday 30 July 2018.


The Stationers' Company Postgraduate Bursary

UK applicants for the MA in Digital Media: Technology & Cultural Form are eligible to apply for the Stationers' Company Postgraduate Bursary, which consists of:

  • a bursary of £6,000
  • mentoring from an appropriate member of the Stationers' Company throughout the period of study
  • a chance to 'participate in the life of the Stationer's Company'

The MA is one of only 12 courses in the country whose applicants are able to apply for this award. 

Find out more about the Stationers' Company Postgraduate Bursary.


AHRC studentships

Goldsmiths is part of the CHASE AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership, which funds up to 75 doctoral studentships per year. 

If you're thinking about carrying out a research degree in the arts and humanities, you could be eligible to apply for a studentship covering fees (currently £3,996 per annum), a maintenance allowance (currently £15,863) and research training.

To be considered, you need to have applied for a relevant research programme at Goldsmiths. 

Find out more about AHRC funding.


ESRC studentships

Goldsmiths is part of the London Social Science Doctoral Training Centre (DTC), funded by the ESRC to train the next generation of social scientists. 

If you're thinking about carrying out a research degree in the social sciences, you could be eligible to apply for a studentship covering your fees for up to four years (currently £3,996 per annum) and an annual stipend (currently £15,863). 

To be considered, you need to have applied for a relevant research programme at Goldsmiths. 

Find out more about ESRC funding.

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