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Sarabande Foundation Scholarship (BA)

The Sarabande Foundation Scholarship (BA) offers 1 award of £7000 per year (£21,000 in total) to students enrolled on the first year of the BA (Hons) Fashion course at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London.

Eligibility

To be eligible for The Sarabande Foundation Scholarship (BA) students must be:

  • Accepted onto the full-time BA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London starting in October 2021.

About

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.

The scholarship will be assessed on the basis of financial need and academic merit. It will provide a contribution of £7,000 per annum towards living expenses and course costs for the duration of the course except the placement year.

Applications are encouraged from students who are unable to finance themselves through their studies but are gifted with an abundance of talent and dare to challenge the status quo.

Applicants must have a raw, original talent complimented by a strong drive to succeed in the fashion industry.

Apply

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

Closing date: Friday 14 January 2022

The panel will be scheduled for February 2022. The date will be communicated to shortlisted students.

Receiving payment

The scholarship will provide a contribution of £7,000 per annum for the duration of the course except the placement year.

Living expenses and course costs payments will be paid in termly instalments to the award recipient

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