GSA Scholarships and Bursaries

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship 2020-21

  • Successful applicants to the BA Musical Theatre programme will be eligible to apply for an Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship.  The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis.  Only one Scholarship is available for 2020-21.  Scholarships are awarded on a combined basis of merit and financial need.  Students who apply for the Scholarship will be required to submit a case for support and participate in an audition and interview.  Successful applicants to the GSA BA Musical Theatre programme will be invited to apply and will be sent full details at that time.

This Scholarship is funded by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation; further details on the Foundation’s work may be found here: Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation The Foundation supports Get Into Theatre, a free online resource connecting young people with training, funding and other opportunities, demystifying the process and opening up theatre careers to everyone, no matter what their background and aiming to encourage more diverse, talented young people to the performing arts industry.
 

ATG Scholarships 2020-21

  • Successful applicants to the BA Musical Theatre programme will be eligible to apply for one of two ATG Scholarships each worth £5,000.  Scholarships are awarded on a combined basis of merit and financial need.  Students who apply for the Scholarship will be required to submit a case for support and participate in an audition and interview.  Successful applicants to the GSA BA Musical Theatre programme will be invited to apply and will be sent full details at that time.

This Scholarship is funded by the Ambassador Theatre Group; further details on the Foundation’s work may be found here: https://www.atg.co.uk
 

South Square Trust Scholarships 2020-21

  • GSA students in their first or second year on the BA Acting, BA Actor Musician and BA Musical Theatre programmes will be eligible to apply for a South Square Trust Scholarship.  Several scholarships are awarded to applicants on a combined basis of merit and financial need.  Students who apply for a Scholarship will be required to submit a case for support and participate in an audition and interview.  First year students will be invited to apply and will be sent full details at that time.

These Scholarships are funded by the South Square Trust; further details on the work of the SST may be found here:http://www.southsquaretrust.org.uk/
 

McGrath Charitable Trust Scholarships 2020-21

  • GSA students in their first or second year on the BA Acting, BA Actor Musician and BA Musical Theatre programmes will be eligible to apply for a McGrath Charitable Trust Scholarship.  Several scholarship are awarded to applicants on a combined basis of merit and financial need.  Students who apply for a Scholarship will be required to submit a case for support and participate in an audition and interview.  First year students will be invited to apply and will be sent full details at that time.

These Bursaries funded by the McGrath Chartiable Trust; further details on the work of the McGrath Charitable Trust may be found here: https://www.themcgrathcharitabletrust.co.uk/


Sir Michael Redgrave Trust Scholarships 2020-21

  • GSA students in their first or second year on the BA Acting, BA Actor Musician and BA Musical Theatre programmes will be eligible to apply for a Sir Michael Redgrave Charitable Trust Scholarship.  Several scholarship are awarded to applicants on a combined basis of merit and financial need.  Students who apply for a Scholarship will be required to submit a case for support and participate in an audition and interview.  First year students will be invited to apply and will be sent full details at that time.

These Bursaries funded by the Sir Michael Redgrave Trust fund.
 

Ian Ricketts Student Support Fund Scholarships 2020-21

  • GSA students in their first or second year on the BA Acting, BA Actor Musician and BA Musical Theatre programmes will be eligible to apply for an Ian Ricketts Student Support Fund Scholarship.  Several scholarship are awarded to applicants on a combined basis of merit and financial need.  Students who apply for a Scholarship will be required to submit a case for support and participate in an audition and interview.  First year students will be invited to apply and will be sent full details at that time.

These Bursaries funded by the Ian Ricketts Student Support Fund.

Other

GSA students may also be nominated for applications for support from a number of Bursaries including:

External Bursaries and sources of assistance, include:

  • The Laurence Olivier Bursary
  • The Ian Fleming Award
  • The Lionel Bart Foundation
  • The Sir John Gielgud Bursary