Find out how to apply for a bursary, when you'll receive confirmation, and when you'll be paid.
In order to be assessed for your Bursary you should complete your funding application through Student Finance England as soon as possible. You will then receive notification once your bursary has been approved.
Consent to share
In order for Goldsmiths to be able to approve your Bursary, both you and your sponsors (usually your parents) must give the SLC consent to share your financial information with the college. The SFE Consent to Share Hotline number is
Information relating to the application for the 2016 MA Bursaries will be sent once you have applied for the programme of study.
For information on the Bursaries and Scholarships available to undergraduate students who start in September 2017 see Undergraduate scholarships and bursaries 2017 entry.
We also offer PGCE scholarships and bursaries 2016 entry.
For information on the Bursaries and Scholarships available to undergraduate students who started in September 2016 see Undergraduate scholarships and bursaries 2016 entry.
For information on the Bursaries and Scholarships available to undergraduate students who started in September 2015 see Undergraduate scholarships and bursaries 2015 entry.
For information on the Bursaries and Scholarships available to undergraduate students who start in September 2014 see Undergraduate Scholarships.
We will also offer Bursaries and Scholarships to PGCE students.
How do I apply?
If you started your course in, or after, 2013 then you need to complete your application prior to starting your programme. You do not need to reapply each year.
When will I receive confirmation of the bursary?
We aim to send you a letter confirming your bursary in early September or within 3 weeks of your maintenance grant/special support grant being approved - whichever is later. The letter will be sent to the address you have registered with the Student Finance England (and not to the one registered with Goldsmiths).
When will I be paid?
Bursaries are paid out in 3 instalments over the academic year. The payment dates for 2017 will be as follows:
- 23 January
- 27 March
- 22 May
Please note that these dates are subject to change. Exact dates will be supplied in your confirmation letter.