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Sarabande Foundation Scholarship

Sarabande Foundation Scholarship of £23,765 is available to 1 student accepted on the MA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London.


To be eligible for the Sarabande Foundation Scholarship students must be:

  • Accepted onto the full-time MA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins, UAL starting in October 2020

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Sarabande Foundation was established by the late Alexander McQueen CBE to provide undergraduate and postgraduate students experiencing financial hardship with an equal opportunity to study fashion.

The Foundation offers scholarships to ensure that the creative talent of gifted, yet disadvantaged students, can flourish in their academic studies and creative development.


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

Closing date: 1pm (UK time), Wednesday 26 August 2020.

Panel interviews for shortlisted applicants will be scheduled for September/October 2020. The date will be communicated to shortlisted students.

Receiving payment

The scholarship will provide a contribution of £12,765 towards tuition fees. International students will be responsible for paying the remainder of the course tuition fee and payment will be required at the time of enrolment.

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

The scholarship will provide a contribution of £11,000 towards course costs and living expenses.

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


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