The Garage‘s scholarships support students wishing to take the next steps in their performing arts journey. Successful applicants can receive the full cost of their fees for the Performing Arts Foundation Programme.

To apply for one of the scholarships, please complete our application form.

AWARD: Up to £6,000 to support course fees and £200 to support books and materials.
APPLICATION ASSESSMENT BY PANEL: Centre representative, Trustee representative and independent. 

CRITERIA

  • You receive Universal Credit or other benefits, and you earn wages of less than £338 a month.
  • Your earned income is less than £16,009 per year.
  • You are under 21.
  • You have been unable to obtain financial help from other sources e.g. family.

CRITERIA

  • You are over 21.
  • This is your first Level 4 qualification.
  • Your household income is less than £25,000.

CRITERIA

  • You are under 21.
  • You have overcome significant barriers to learning.
  • You are the first generation in the family to attend an HE Qualification.

CRITERIA

  • You are under 21.
  • You can evidence a high level or excellence in the art form of dance.

CRITERIA

  • You are under 21.
  • You can evidence a high level or excellence in the art form of drama.

CRITERIA

  • You are under 21.
  • You can evidence a high level or excellence in the art form of music/musical theatre.

CRITERIA

  • You are already working in the performing arts industry.
  • You would like to complete the Performing Arts Foundation qualification to further your career in the performing arts industry.

The Garage is committed to supporting the diversity of the performing arts industry. The aim of The Diversity Scholarship is to take positive action to encourage more local individuals from underrepresented backgrounds to consider a career in the performing arts sector.

If you consider yourself to be diverse, you should apply for The Diversity Scholarship Award.

Need more information?

Email us on education@thegarage.org.uk or call 01603 283382