Royal Blood Scholarship

Brighton's own announces scholarship with WaterBear - The College of Music

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.

Award-winning rock duo, Royal Blood, have announced their scholarship with WaterBear – The College of Music. Hailing from Brighton, Royal Blood have an instant connection to the music college which is based in the famous North Laine area of the city.

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.

 

The scholarship will cover all tuition fees for one lucky student throughout their degree at WaterBear. The course eligible for the scholarship award is the BA (Hons) Career Musician which can be studied on-site in Brighton, or online via distance learning – this gives musicians the choice to study in a way that suits them from wherever they are in the world.

Music has no boundaries. With a commitment to smaller class sizes, flexible course delivery and one-to-one mentoring, WaterBear represents a fresh approach to Higher Education.

Royal Blood says:

“We’re excited to team up with WaterBear for this scholarship and support an artist on their journey into a career in music. We look forward to meeting the other musicians studying at the college too.”

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.

The new BA (Hons) Career Musician degree is designed to give you the perfect blend of artistic freedom alongside practical strategies to forge your own career. The degree is built on three fundamental elements – your music, your career and your projects. It deals with what really matters in the industry. It will expand your options and push you to create original, boundary-shifting music. It’s fully accredited and run in close partnership with one of the UK’s leading specialist universities for the creative industries, Falmouth University.

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.

 

Applications to the Royal Blood Scholarship award by students enrolling or enrolled on the BA (Hons) Career Musician or the BA (Hons) Commercial Music courses at WaterBear are subject to the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. One (1) Royal Blood Scholarship place is available for the start of the 2020-2021 academic year. The successful recipient of the Scholarship award will be selected by an independent industry panel whose decision will be final.
  2. The Scholarship award application is open to new students applying to study on the BA (Hons) Career Musician course, or new and existing students studying the BA (Hons) Commercial Music course.
  3. Applications can be submitted from Wednesday 22nd July 2020 and will remain open until Monday 31st August 2020.  The successful applicant will be announced on Friday 4th September 2020.
  4. The successful recipient of the Royal Blood Scholarship award will be notified by email from WaterBear to inform them directly of the decision. WaterBear will celebrate the news of the Scholarship award being made by running the story across the usual media outlets.
  5. The Scholarship award will cover tuition fees for the 3-year BA (Hons) Career Musician course (on-site), or the 2-year accelerated course (online).
  6. For students studying the BA (Hons) Commercial Music course, the scholarship award will cover the remaining course tuition fee amount.
  7. The Scholarship award does not cover living expenses. However, the 3-year on-site degree courses qualify for maintenance loans. Currently, fully online degrees do not qualify for a maintenance loan.
  8. Course entry requirements apply. WaterBear welcomes applications from non-standard applicants and mature students. WaterBear can advise on your suitability for the course.
  9. International applications are welcome. WaterBear does not have Tier 4 status. This means that, depending on your location and status, you may not have the option of studying on-site. However, our online degree courses can be studied regardless of location.
  10. The successful recipient of the Royal Blood Scholarship award agrees to participate in press and PR opportunities as required and to provide quotes and updates where appropriate.
  11. WaterBear Education will immediately cease any award associated with the Royal Blood Scholarship being made if: a)The student in receipt of the Royal Blood Scholarship withdraws from the programme of study; b)The student in receipt of the Royal Blood Scholarship is suspended or excluded from WaterBear; c)The student in receipt of the Royal Blood Scholarship is unable to continue their studies at WaterBear; d)The student in receipt of the Royal Blood Scholarship has made any misrepresentation or acted fraudulently or dishonestly in their application.
  12. WaterBear Education reserves the right to withdraw the Scholarship and associated awards if any of these terms and conditions are not met. There is no cash or cash equivalent associated with this Scholarship award.

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