Care leaver scholarships


Scholarships for care leavers starting their course in 2019.

How do I apply?

First, you'll need to have applied for one of our undergraduate programmes.

You'll then need to register for a MyGoldsmiths online account. Once you've set up an account you can complete and submit a scholarship/bursary application online. Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your web browser when submitting your application.

Prior to applications opening, you will be sent a Personal Identification Number and details of how to create a MyGoldsmiths account to access scholarship applications.

Closing date: Midday, Friday 23 August 2019

If you require a PIN number to create your MyGoldsmiths account and wish to apply for the scholarship, please email scholarships ( no later than Wednesday 21 August 2019.

Unfortunately, we can't accept any PIN requests after this time, so don't delay!

To complete your application you'll need the following:

  • Statement/letter from your Local Authority as evidence you have been in the care of your Local Authority for a period of 13 weeks or more including during your 16th birthday
  • Academic reference
  • Proof of age - this can be either a birth certificate, passport or driver's licence 

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