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VC’s Scholarship At University of Bristol in UK 2020

Applications are currently invited for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship Program which will be provided to Individuals who are seeking to undergo a degree program at the Institution.

The Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship supports students with exceptional musical, dramatic or sporting talent outside their field of academic study. As the scheme is designed to attract students with exceptional abilities outside their normal field of study, a Music student would not be eligible for a music scholarship, and a Drama student would not be eligible for a drama scholarship.

Eligible Countries: both international and home (UK and EU)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Eligible Field of Study: All

Number of Awardees: No more than 20 scholarships are usually awarded within an academic year. This will be confirmed in due course.

Value of Scholarship: Historically, scholarships in Music and Drama have been valued at £3,000. Scholarships in Sport have been valued at £1,500.

Duration of Scholarship: One year


  • Applicants must be International students
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate outstanding artistic, creative or sporting potential.
  • Applicants must have good academic grades
  • Applicants must be fluent in English Language

How To Apply: There are two application forms, one form for students with an interest in Music or Drama and another one for Sport (which includes the application for the University’s Performance Squad). Applicants should only apply for one category.


Applicants for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship will need to provide a reference. We recommend that applicants and referees read the guidance for referees. Please obtain your reference before applying as you will need to have emailed this to vc-scholarship@bristol.ac.uk before you can proceed with your application form.

Applications for Music or Drama

Before completing the application form for Music or Drama please read the following guidance which include the full list of questions: VC Application Guidance Music Drama (PDF, 212kB). 

Applications for Sport

Before completing the application form for Sport please read the guidance notes for applicants which include the full list of questions: VC Application Guidance Sport (PDF, 212kB)

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Scholarship Application Deadline: 2nd March 2020.