Scholarships and Student Funding

William Hunter Sharpe Memorial Scholarship

One or more scholarships are available to postgraduate students who are accepted onto the full-time MSc Creative Writing programme or the full-time MSc Playwriting programme.

These scholarships contribute £2,400 towards tuition fees.


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit with candidates requiring the equivalent of an upper second-class honours degree from a recognised university.

The Selection Panel will also consider the submitted portfolio of work as part of their selection.


All applicants who have applied for and/or been offered a place by the 4th of May 2023 for the MSc in Creative Writing programme will automatically be considered for this scholarship.

Deadline date: 4th May 2023.


All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by the end of June 2023.

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