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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:

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 scholarhip recipient, Edward Mendoza
© Alys Tomlinson, Edward Mendoza in the studio, BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Print, Central Saint Martins.
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 Sarah Kelly
Image courtesy of UAL, Sarah Kelly, MA Textile Design, Chelsea College of Arts.
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
Portrait of Nadeem Din-Gabisi
Photo by Azraa Motala, Nadeem Din-Gabisi, MA Fine Art 2018, Chelsea College of Art