Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship

Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship

The Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship supports undergraduate students with exceptional musical, dramatic or sporting talent outside their field of academic study.


Who should apply?

The scholarship supports undergraduate students with an exceptional musical, dramatic or sporting talent, who are:

  • holding an academic offer and
  • intending to start studying at the University of Bristol in the autumn of 2020.

How much?

Each year the University awards up to 20 students with a Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship of up to £3,000 per annum for at least the first three years of study.

How do I apply?

There are two application forms, one for students with an interest in Music or Drama and one for Sport (which includes the application for the University’s Performance Squad).

Find the application forms here.

Terms and conditions

Please read the terms and conditions for the scholarship.

When is the deadline?

Applications for 2020 entry have now closed.


Receiving a Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship was a massive honour and it gave me access to a whole range of services which allowed me to maintain an intensive training regime whilst continuing my studies.

Georgie Twigg
Vice-Chancellor’s Scholar &
British Olympic Gold Medal Winner