Scholarships for our postgraduate degrees

At Escape Studios, we want to reward those who are truly passionate about their chosen field to reach their full creative potential. That's why we'll offer a £8,000 scholarship to one applicant for each of our Autumn 2021 postgraduate cohorts, to significantly reduce the fees of a postgraduate degree in 2D VFX, 3D VFX, 3D Animation, Game Art or Storyboarding and Previsualisation! Find out more about each opportunity below.

Our scholarships

Visual Effects (3D)

MA Visual Effects Production (3D)

Storyboarding and Previsualisation

MA Storyboarding and Previsualisation


MA VFX Production (Compositing)

Character & Creature Creation

MA Character & Creature Creation


MA 3D Animation


MA Game Art

How to apply

All students who apply for a postgraduate degree, submit a creative portfolio and pay a deposit for the course fees by the announced deadline (see dates below) will automatically be considered for the scholarship (there is no need to apply separately).

See application deadlines below. Please note, you can still apply for the course after the deadlines below (if spaces are available), but your application won't be eligible for a scholarship.

Postgraduate Programme


Start date                                 

Application deadline (to be eligible for a scholarship) Winner announcement
MA Visual Effects Production (3D) 27th September 2021 13th August 20th August
MA Visual Effects Production (Compositing) 1st November 2021  24th September 1st October
MA 3D Animation 27th September 2021  13th August 20th August
MA Game Art 27th September 2021 13th August 20th August
MA Storyboarding and Previsualisation TBC TBC TBC
MA Character & Creature Creation

27th September


13th August 20th August

Contact our Admissions team for more details on the deadline to submit your portfolio for our next course intakes.

The selection process

Based on students' application and creative portfolio, Escape Studios' tutors will select a winner for each course. The final scholarship winners will be notified by email and phone prior to the start of the course.

Our tutors will make a decision based on the following criteria:

  • the applicant's creative portfolio
  • the applicant's personal statement
  • the applicant's ability to excel on the degree programme

Get in touch

If you have any queries regarding this scholarship, you can contact the Admissions team on: +44 (0)203 441 1303 or