Many people from disadvantaged and diverse backgrounds are interested in pursuing the study of music to realise their potential and achieve their goals.

As a result, we are delighted to announce the launch of our 2021/22 Scholarships and Bursaries aimed at championing diversity and supporting disadvantaged young people.

 

ICMP MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS AND BURSARIES 2021/22

Success Bursary | Young Independent Student Bursary |  Short Course Participation Bursary


Success Bursary

What’s available 

The ICMP Success Bursary comprises a non-repayable award of £300 per semester to our full-time UK- and EU-domiciled undergraduate students who submit all their assessments on time.

Eligibility 

To be eligible, students must:

  • Be a Home/EU student attending a full-time ICMP undergraduate programme
  • Be receiving Student Finance funding

See below for our full terms and conditions.

How to apply

There is no application process; the bursary is awarded automatically to all eligible students who submit all their assessments on time in Semester A and Semester B.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Please direct any enquiries related to this bursary to enquiries@icmp.ac.uk


Young Independent Student Bursary

What's available

The Young Independent Student Bursary offers a non-repayable bursary of £1500 per progressive year of study to eligible students.

Eligibility

Estranged Students:

  • If you're under the age of 25
  • Classified as an independent student on the grounds of estrangement by Student Finance England
  • Enrolling at ICMP and have been assessed as 'home' for fee purposes

Care Leavers

  • Classed as a 'Care Leaver'
  • Enrolling at ICMP and have been assessed as 'home' for fee purposes

Please note that this bursary is in addition to any other entitlement to financial support you may have. We will also consider offering financial support to care-experienced students that do not meet the official care leaver definition.

You can find out more about this bursary on this page.

How to apply

Applications are via our Young Independent Study Bursary Application form below.

APPLICATION FORM TERMS & CONDITIONS

Please direct enquiries related to this bursary to studentwellbeing@icmp.ac.uk.


 

Short Course Participation Bursary

What’s available

ICMP is committed to encouraging applications from students whose backgrounds are underrepresented in music higher education. The ‘Fine Tune’ scheme offers eligible students a financial contribution towards accessing our non-accredited online short courses. The bursaries on offer this year are as follows:

  • A bursary which covers the full course fee

Applicants will need to meet the following eligibility criteria to the scheme:

  • have no previous experience of higher education
  • be UK-Domiciled
  • be a care leaver, meet our financial income criteria or be receiving means tested state benefits
  • self-identify with a target Access and Participation category (e.g. IMD quintile 1&2, mature, BAME, disabled, care leaver, estranged)

You can find out more about this scheme on this page.

How to apply

Applications are via our Short Course Participation Bursary Application form below:

APPLICATION FORM  APPLICATION GUIDANCE NOTES

Please direct enquiries related to this bursary to enquiries@icmp.ac.uk.