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Clothworkers' Postgraduate Bursary

The Clothworkers’ Postgraduate Bursary of £10,000 is available to 1 Home student accepted on the MA Material Futures course at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London.


To be eligible for The Clothworkers’ Postgraduate Bursary, students must be:

  • Considered a Home student for fee purposes
  • Accepted onto the full time MA Material Futures course at Central Saint Martins, UAL starting in October 2020 and can demonstrate an interest in focusing on textiles during their studies


Founded by Royal Charter in 1528, The Clothworkers’ Company was established to protect its members and promote the craft of cloth-finishing within the City of London. Today, the Company values its past and traditions, but finds new ways to have a useful role in today’s society through apprenticeships, education, technical skills development, funding innovative textile technology, and safe-guarding textiles heritage.

The Clothworkers’ Postgraduate Bursary was established by the Foundation with the purpose of offering financial assistance to MA Material Futures students at Central Saint Martins (CSM) who have an interest in focusing upon textiles during their studies.

The scholarship will be assessed on the basis of financial need and academic merit. It will provide a contribution towards tuition fees.

Applications are welcome from those who are in financial hardship, with an interest in focusing on textiles and those who will benefit from undergraduate studies to realise their full potential.


Applications for this scholarship are now closed for 2020/21 academic year.

Receiving payment

The scholarship will provide a contribution towards tuition fees.

Tuition fees will be paid directly from the award into the University’s Tuition Fees account.


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