ESMOD Berlin is offering MA scholarships for students from any country internationally with a fashion background in design, marketing or similar and a strong interest in sustainability in fashion. Two Scholarships will be awarded to attend the International Masters Programme –Sustainability in Fashion commencing in October 2014. The scholarships will cover tuition fees up to 5,500 Euros. Applications must be submitted till 31st March 2014.
Study Subject (s): Scholarships are awarded in the area of Fashion.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master program.
Scholarship Provider: ESMOD Berlin International University of Art for Fashion
Scholarship can be taken at: Germany
Eligibility: Applications are sought from candidates from any country internationally with a fashion background in design, marketing or similar and a strong interest in sustainability in fashion. You must also meet the eligibility requirements of the Masters Programme to apply for the scholarship and follow the application procedure outlined below for a place within the course
Scholarship Open for International Students: Candidates from any country can apply for these MA scholarships.
Scholarship Description: ESMOD Berlin is calling for applications to apply for two Hessnatur Scholarships to attend the International Masters Programme – Sustainability in Fashion commencing in October 2014. Hessnatur is a natural clothing company that produces organic clothing and textiles, whom is one of Europe’s largest online fashion distributors, and known internationally as an ecological and fair trade pioneer. Hessnatur will continue their support for the programme through again providing two outstanding fashion designers whom have an engagement with sustainability, with a scholarship that will cover half of the tuition to complete the innovative one-year English taught course.
Number of award(s): Two MA scholarships are offered.
Duration of award(s): These MA scholarships are offered for one year.
What does it cover? The value of each scholarship is 5,500 to cover half of the tuition fees to complete the innovative one-year English taught course.
Selection Criteria: The winning recipient should display an innovative design portfolio with a high degree of excellence in conceptual and practical execution. Applications from candidates with a fashion marketing background will also be accepted and the portfolio must be devised to meet your individual requirements. The applicant should demonstrate a passion for sustainability within fashion and the portfolio must reflect the applicant’s engagement with sustainability to date. Assessment Criteria:
• Professional expertise
• Passion for sustainability in fashion
• Social competences and values
• The Hessnatur scholarship supports social fairness. In the case of equally successful applications, candidates who are financially or socially disadvantaged, will be given preference.
Notification: Applicants will be notified by 5th May 2014.
How to Apply: Applications must be sent via email to master-at-esmod.de. Emails must be sent with the email subject heading Hessnatur Scholarship Application. All documents outlined in the Required Application Material must be combined into one PDF (in the order listed), which does not exceed the size of 3MBs and comes in A4 format. You should include a written statement of 250 words (maximum) about your passion for sustainability in fashion and why you want to do the course and why you should be the one who is chosen. Written statements that exceed the work limit will not be accepted. Maximum 4 page (A4) presentation of yourself including: resume/CV/biography outlining your current experiences to date including academic qualifications and work experience as excerpts of your creative portfolio. This must be an edited selection of your best work to date.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31st March 2014.