Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London is offering scholarships in fashion or jewellery design course. International/Home/EU students are eligible for BA (Hons) scholarship. Student must be entering final year of study for a BA (Hons) degree (full-time) in either Fashion or Jewellery Design. The scholarship covers tuition fees, plus a contribution towards maintenance. Application deadline is 17th October 2014.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded to study Fashion or Jewellery Design course.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing BA (Hons) degree programme at University of the Arts London in UK.
Scholarship Provider: Swarovski Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: To be eligible for The Swarovski Scholarship applicants must be: Entering their final year of study for a BA (Hons) degree (full-time) in either Fashion or Jewellery Design at Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: International/Home/EU (Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia (Slovak Republic), Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Vatican City) students can apply for this fashion scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Swarovski Scholarships aim to promote excellence in design by financially supporting two BA students from Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design who are deemed to have the ability and potential to make an exceptional contribution to the fashion and jewellery industries.
Number of award(s): The Scholarships will be offered to one final year student on the BA (Hons) Fashion course and one final year student on the BA (Hons) Jewellery Design course.
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are awarded for one year.
What does it cover? The scholarships are valued at £9,000 each. For Home/EU students will cover all tuition fees, plus a contribution towards maintenance. For International students the award will be a contribution towards tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: Applications will be assessed by a scholarship panel according to the following criteria:
-Financial need as assessed by Student Funding
-High level of achievement and future potential as manifested in portfolio
-Strong evidence of original thinking
-Strong articulation of how the Swarovski Scholarship will contribute to the applicant’s long-term career aims
Notification: The Panel will request all shortlisted applicants to attend an interview at Central Saint Martins. Applicants will be required to bring their portfolio and examples of their work to the interview. Interviews will be held at CSM on the week commencing 10th November 2014. Students shortlisted for interviews will be contacted by the University shortly after the application deadline. Only successful candidates will be contacted. Students shortlisted for interviews will be contacted by the University shortly after the application deadline. Only successful candidates will be contacted.All applicants will be informed of the final decisions in writing by end of November 2014. A letter will be sent to the correspondence address on the application form. You must inform in writing if your address changes, so that they can contact you at the correct address.
How to Apply: Applications should be submitted via post. In addition to the application form you will need to send the following supplementary material:
-A CD/ DVD portfolio of your work formatted into 1 PDF document which includes a title page with your name and course title followed by 10 images of recent work. Please ensure the CD is clearly labelled with your name and contact details.
-Photocopied proof of income
-Three months recent bank statements
-Evidence of medical condition/disability entitlement (where appropriate)
-Photocopied proof of dependants e.g. birth certificate
Scholarship Application Deadline: All applications must be received by 12 pm (midday), 17th October 2014.