Tara Saunders Scholarship

Scholarship for Game Art undergraduates

Tara Saunders (Director of Studio Operations at PlayStation London Studio) is offering a full fee scholarship to a talented student to help them realise their dreams of working in the games industry. If you’re passionate about game art this scholarship will help you fund your studies at Escape Studios and launch your career in the creative industries.

The scholarship

This is a unique opportunity to have your tuition fees paid in full. The recipient will receive their tuition fees paid in full for the duration of their programme (up to four years for those who applied for the integrated Masters).

How to apply

Terms and conditions

The Scholarship is only open to students who apply for the BA/MArt (Hons) The Art of Video Games degree taught at Escape Studios, part of Pearson College London. Students can apply for the three-year programme or the four-year integrated masters.

One candidate will be selected based on their performance at the Creative Workshop including creative portfolio, interview and taking part in group tasks.

About Tara Saunders

Tara has a background studying art, design and animation and graduated from the National Centre of Computer Animation with an MA in Computer Animation in 2000. Tara has been in the games industry since and joined Sony Computer Entertainment’s London Studio at the launch of PlayStation 2. Since then she has been involved in many of the studio projects, most recently working on the studio endeavours into Virtual Reality gaming. Her career has seen her grow from a Junior Artist to her current role as Director of Studio Operations at PlayStation London Studio. 

During her career Tara has been an active member of Bafta and has made a conscious effort to support the game developers of tomorrow through links with academia.


Game Art

Get in touch

For more information on any of our scholarships

Phone: +44 (0) 203 441 1303

Email: info@pearsoncollegelondon.ac.uk