Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards

Central has a range of scholarships, bursaries and awards available for students on its undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

BA (Hons) Theatre Practice Award

For first year BA (Hons) Theatre Practice students.

Beatrice Lillie PhD Studentship

For PhD applicants within the field of comedy or music theatre.

The Clare Rich Scholarship

For second and third year students on the BA (Hons) Acting (Musical Theatre) course.

Clive Brook Memorial Award

Awarded annually to an outstanding student progressing on to their third year on a selected undergraduate course.

David Day Memorial Scholarship

For a second or third year students on the BA (Hons) Acting (Musical Theatre) course.

Diana Wade Memorial Award

For a student studying any BA (Hons) Acting course.

Embassy Postgraduate Scholarships

For students beginning their MA/MFA studies in the 2016/17 academic year.

Emergent International Scholar Award

Available to an Overseas candidate for BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education, or one of a selected number of BA (Hons) Theatre Practice courses.

Fulbright Scholarship

For students from the United States of America wishing to undertake graduate study, advanced research, or teaching in the UK.

Gary Bond Memorial Award

For a second or third year student studying any BA (Hons) Acting course.

The Hall School Scholarship

For a student on the MA Applied Theatre course.

Jane Cowell Memorial Fund

For a third year student studying any BA (Hons) Acting course.

Lilian Baylis Award

For a second year student studying any BA (Hons) Acting course.

Margaretta Bundy Award - MA

For students studying MA/MFA Voice Studies or MA Drama and Movement Therapy.

Marshall Scholarship

For students from the United States of America who wish to study at graduate level.

Nellie Watson Scholarship

For a student progressing from first to second year on any BA (Hons) Acting course.

Richard Pilbrow Scholarship

For a student on either of the BA (Hons) Theatre Practice lighting courses.

Robert Tunstall Memorial Award

For a second year student studying any BA (Hons) Acting course judged to be the ‘most promising verse-speaker’.

Shoresh Charitable Trust

For Jewish students on any BA, MA or MFA course.

Sir John Gielgud Charitable Trust Bursary

For a student progressing from second to third year on any BA (Hons) Acting course.

Stanley Picker Bursary

For a student on BA (Hons) Theatre Practice - Design for the Stage or MA/MFA Scenography.