Scholarships & funding opportunities

Strathclyde Prestige Award for Excellence in Creative Writing

To recognise academic excellence, the Strathclyde Prestige Award for Excellence in Creative Writing offers international students a merit-based scholarship of £5,000 for entry onto the full time MLitt in Creative Writing.

  • Number of scholarships 1
  • Value £5,000
  • Opens 4 December 2018
  • Deadline 30 April 2019
  • Help with Tuition fees
  • Duration 12 months


Is this for you?

 To apply for this scholarship, students must;

  • Be available to commence their academic studies in the UK by the start of the academic year in September 2019.
  • Hold a first degree at first class or upper second class honours, or equivalent.
  • Hold an academic offer to study MLitt Creative Writing.
  • Provide a 300 word essay demonstrating their ability to contribute to the field of Creative Writing.   

Some scholarships have restrictions on other funding you can accept. This means that you have to decide which scholarship to accept. For any University of Strathclyde award you are successful in applying for, you will receive the higher value award only.

How to apply

Please apply using the below application form, where you will be asked to provide a 300-word essay demonstrating your ability to contribute to the field of study which you are applying for.

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