Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards for Prospective Students

Below are the scholarships and bursaries available for prospective students beginning their course in 2020.

Embassy Postgraduate Scholarships

For applicants holding an offer on any MA or MFA course.

Embassy Undergraduate Scholarships

For applicants holding an offer on any BA course.

BA (Hons) Contemporary Performance Practice: Drama, Applied Theatre and Education Bursary

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. Bursaries are for undergraduate students on Drama, Applied Theatre & Education course.

Big Give Bursaries

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. This bursary fund was created by a group of generous individuals during Central's Big Give Christmas Challenge 2019 to support Central's incredible students.

Care Leaver Bursaries

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. Care Leavers are entitled to a bursary of £1,000 per academic year to support with costs associated with living and studying.

Education Award

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For incoming students studying BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education, Writing for Performance, MA Applied Theatre or MA Drama and Movement Therapy.

Fulbright Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For US-based applicants to any Central MA or MFA programme.

Michael Grandage Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For students demonstrating the potential for exceptional talent undertaking both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

George Hall Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For applicants holding an offer on one of Central’s BA (Hons) Acting courses.

Leverhulme Scholarships

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For students demonstrating the potential for exceptional talent undertaking both undergraduate and postgraduate courses

Sir Cameron Mackintosh Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For students demonstrating the potential for exceptional talent undertaking both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Paul Milikin Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. The scholarship is for those studying BA (Hons) Acting.

Martha Miller Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. The scholarship is for offer-holders on the BA (Hons) Acting course.

Gareth Neame Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For applicants holding an offer on our acting, technical, design or craft courses.

Litz Pisk Scholarship

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For applicants holding an offer on MA/MFA Movement: Directing and Teaching.

Waddilove Scholarships

CONCLUDED FOR 2020/21. For applicants holding an offer on undergraduate and postgraduate design and construction courses.