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Mrs Joan Burstein CBE Award BA Cordwainers

The Mrs Joan Burstein CBE Award BA Cordwainers of £5000 is available to 1 Home or EU student enrolled in the final year of studies on the BA Cordwainers Footwear: Product Design and Innovation or BA (Hons) Cordwainers Fashion Bags and Accessories: Product Design and Innovation course at London College of Fashion in 2019/20.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Mrs Joan Burstein CBE Award BA Cordwainers, students must be:

  • Considered Home or EU for fee purposes
  • Enrolled on the final year of the full-time BA Cordwainers Fashion Bags and Accessories: Product Design and Innovation or BA Cordwainers Footwear: Product Design and Innovation course at London College of Fashion, UAL  in September 2019

About

Joan Burstein CBE is the founder of Browns, one of London’s most influential fashion boutiques, which she established in 1970 with her husband Sidney. Burstein is credited with being the first retailer to stock designers such as Alexander McQueen, John Galliano and Christopher Kane, and she is known for her intuitive ability to spot emerging talent.

In 2019, she created The Mrs Joan Burstein CBE BA Cordwainers and BA Fashion Sports Awards in order to support talented emerging designers completing their final year as undergraduate students at London College of Fashion.

The scholarship will be assessed on the basis of academic merit. It will provide a contribution towards costs associated with the production of the recipient’s final project.

Apply

Applications for this scholarship must be made by filling in an online application form. More information is provided in the guidance notes:

Closing date: 1pm (UK time), Friday 15 November 2019.

Receiving payment

The scholarship will provide a contribution towards costs associated with the production of the recipient’s final project.

Course costs payments will be paid in termly instalments to the award recipient.

Help

If you need help, please contact funding@arts.ac.uk or call (+44) 20 7514 8080.