The Science Media Diversity Scholarship

Scholarship overview

  • Degree level

    Postgraduate taught

  • Value

    Full tuition fees at the Home rate and a stipend of £18,982

  • Number of awards


  • Academic year


  • Tuition fee status


  • Mode of study

    Full time

  • Available to

    Prospective students

  • Application deadline

    24/02/2023 Closed

  • Additional information

    Scholarship page

  • Available to applicants in the following departments

    • Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must:
  • Have a Home fee status/be a UK candidate
  • Be from an underrepresented minority ethnicity 
Eligible ethnicities:
  • Arab
  • Asian - Bangladeshi
  • Asian - Chinese
  • Asian - Indian
  • Asian - Other
  • Asian - Pakistani
  • Black - African
  • Black - Caribbean
  • Black - Other
  • Gypsy or Traveller
  • Mixed - Other
  • Mixed - White and Asian
  • Mixed - White and Black African
  • Mixed - White and Black Caribbean

Please note: This scholarship is not available to continuing students.

Course specific information

MSc Science Media Production only

Application process

To apply for the Science Media Diversity Scholarship, students must complete the application for the Science Media Production MSc in the usual way, by the 24 February 2023 deadline. On the application form, they must state their wish to be considered for the scholarship. Should the candidate be called for interview, we will discuss their application for the scholarship as part of their interview. There is a link to apply for the MSc on our main page:

Additional information

The scholarship is entering its second year. The sponsoring companies are Arrow Media, Blink Films and Windfall Films. More information about the scholarship is available here.


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