Undergraduate Scholarships

Full-fee scholarships for Animation, Games and VFX

We like to make sure that talented students have the chance to succeed, regardless of their financial situation. So, we're offering a unique opportunity to be hand picked by the best in the industry and have your tuition paid in full!


The scholarships

Everything we do is connected to industry and our scholarships are no exception. There is one scholarship available for each Escape Studios undergraduate degree:

Eamonn Butler Scholarship for Animation

Ian Livingstone Scholarship for Game Art

Paul Franklin Scholarship for VFX

How to apply

  • Make a course application by 15th January 2018
    Apply for the Visual Effects, Computer Animation or Video Games undergraduate degree (via UCAS).
  • Attend a Creative Workshop by 31st March 2018
    If you meet the entry criteria for the degree, you will be invited to attend a Creative Workshop at Escape Studios, where our tutors will review your portfolio and you’ll take part in a group activity.
  • Shortlisting stage
    Three students’ work per course will be shortlisted in early April and given to the industry professional associated with the relevant discipline to judge.
  • Winners
    In April, one applicant will be chosen per scholarship to each receive their tuition fees paid in full for the duration of their programme (up to four years).

*Please note that receiving the Scholarship is conditional on meeting predicted grades.


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