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Supporting our students' creative futures

Join a growing community of people who believe anyone can have a world class creative education regardless of their background or bank account.

Our scholarships and bursaries really change the lives of our students, giving them invaluable creative and career opportunities.

Here's just a snapshot of how this funding has helped them:

Portrait of scholarhip recipient, Edward Mendoza
Edward Mendoza in the studio, BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Print, Central Saint Martins.

“The AKO Bursary gave me the creative freedom to explore and experiment with my ideas without feeling guilty about my financial position.”

Edward Mendoza, BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Print 2018, AKO Bursary recipient

Portrait of Sarah Kelly
Sarah Kelly, MA Textile Design, Chelsea College of Arts.

“The Ashley Family Foundation Scholarship gives students the opportunity and confidence to express their creativity without financial stress and I will forever be grateful for that.”

Sara Kelly, MA Textile Design 2019, Ashley Family Foundation Scholarship recipient

Portrait of Nadeem Din-Gabisi
Nadeem Din-Gabisi, MA Fine Art 2018, Chelsea College of Art

"The bursary enabled me to complete many more paintings than I could have done and pushed my practice in regards to use of materials."

Nadeem Din-Gabisi, MA Fine Art 2018, Stanley Picker Trust Bursary recipient

How you can help

If you're interested in supporting a scholarship or bursary at UAL you can:

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