University of the Arts London is awarding a fashion design scholarship to student accepted on the MA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins. Applications are encouraged from Home/ EU students only who will benefit from postgraduate studies to realise their full potential and who are unable to finance themselves through their studies. This scholarship is available for one or more year. The scholarship is worth £22,500 and will cover full tuition fees, with a contribution towards living costs and the final collection. The application deadline is 31 July 2015.
Study Subject(s): award is awarded in Fashion Design.
Course Level: award is available for pursuing masters program (MA) at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London.
Scholarship Provider: University of the Arts London, UK
Award can be taken at: UK
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Eligibility: The Alexander McQueen Scholarship students must be:
-Considered Home/EU for fee purposes
-Accepted on the MA Fashion course at Central Saint Martins, commencing October 2015
-A graduate, having already gained a first or 2:1 in a Bachelors Degree from a Higher Education institution, or an HE accredited Further Education institution or
-(for applicants without a bachelor’s degree) able to demonstrate substantial equivalent and applicable experience.
Open for International Students: award is available to Home/EU student.
Description: Alexander McQueen, one of Britain’s most successful designers, enrolled at Central Saint Martins, and received his MA in Fashion Design in 1992. The collection he produced as the culminating project of his degree was famously bought in its entirety. He earned the British Fashion Council’s British Designer of the Year award four times, and was named Commander of the Order of the British Empire. His bold styles and fascinating shows inspired and wowed the world of fashion, and his legacy lives on
Number of award(s): There is only one award available.
Duration of award(s): The Alexander McQueen award is only for one year or more.
What does it cover? The Alexander McQueen award is worth £22,500. The award will cover full tuition fees, with a contribution towards living costs and the final collection.
Selection Criteria: Your application will be initially assessed by University of the Arts London Student Funding Section based on the financial information supplied in your application and ranked according to financial need. Further evidence may be requested at a later date.
Notification: Students shortlisted for interviews will be contacted by UAL shortly after the application deadline. If you have not been notified for an interview then please assume your application has not been successful. All applicants will be informed of the final decision via email.
How to Apply: Applications must be made online. In addition to the online application form, applicant is requested to send the following supplementary material to scholarshipapplications-at-arts.ac.uk with 1 PDF document with:
-title page with your name and course title
-introductory page of no more than 500 words explaining your work
-15 images or less with each image clearly labeled showing the Title of publication / image
-Date of publication and
-Size of original work.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 July 2015.