Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries & Awards

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

Judi Dench Scholarship

For applicants holding an offer on BA (Hons) Acting, MA Acting or MA Acting for Screen.

Ashley Family Foundation Scholarships

For Welsh applicants holding an offer on any BA (Hons), MA or MFA course.

BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education Award

For students studying BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education.

BA (Hons) Theatre Practice Bursary

For first year BA (Hons) Theatre Practice students.

The Clare Rich Scholarship

For first year students on BA (Hons) Acting (Musical Theatre).

Clive Brook Memorial Award

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

David Day Memorial Scholarship

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

Education Award

For students studying BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education, Writing for Performance, MA Applied Theatre or MA Drama and Movement Therapy.

Ernest Cook Trust Awards

For students studying Drama, Applied Theatre and Education, BA,or Drama, Applied Theatre and Education, BA: Writing for Performance.

Gary Bond Memorial Award

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

Jane Cowell Memorial Fund

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

Laurence Olivier Bursary

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

Lilian Baylis Award

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

Lionel Bart Foundation Award

Available to students on any BA (Hons) Acting course who are progressing to their third year.

Martha Miller Scholarship

For students holding an offer for BA (Hons) Acting.

Nellie Watson Scholarship

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

Paul Milikin Scholarship

For BA (Hons) Acting students

Richard Pilbrow Scholarship for Lighting Excellence

For applicants holding an offer on either of the BA (Hons) Theatre Practice lighting courses: Theatre Lighting Design or Production Lighting.

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 applicants of Jewish faith on any BA (Hons), 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 applicants holding an offer for, and students on BA (Hons) Theatre Practice - Design for the Stage or MA/MFA Scenography.

The Stephen Hancock Memorial Award

An award available to all students.

Dr Walter Ross Estate Scholarship

For applicants holding an offer on any BA (Hons) course.