Creative Minds Scholarships

Five undergraduate scholarships worth £3,000 each are available to students electing to study Welsh at Cardiff University.

Applicants are asked to answer the following questions:

  • Why do you want to study Welsh in Cardiff?
  • What makes you special?
  • Why should the School of Welsh, Cardiff University accept you?

You can send the application to us in any form – and the creativity of the application is taken in to consideration. Here are some ideas for how to present your application: video, podcast, poster, song, presentation, essay, poem…. Anything! Be as creative as possible!

Send your application to or

School of Welsh, John Percival Building, Cardiff University, Colum Road, CF10 3EU

Closing date: 20 February 2016

Cardiff University Bursaries

Cardiff University Bursaries are available to full-time undergraduate students from low income homes who will be starting their studies in September. The bursary amounts range from £300 to £1,000 per year. For further information visit Cardiff University’s Undergraduate Bursaries.

Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Scholarships

The Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol offers 150 scholarships for undergraduate students who will be studying through the medium of Welsh. The Scholarships are worth £3,000 over three years and are available to students studying through Welsh and commencing their studies in September 2016.

Two of the scholarships are earmarked for students coming to study single honours Welsh at Cardiff University. The scholarships are awarded based on excellence in an examination paper set by the School of Welsh.

Note that the closing date is January 15 2016. You should return your application form to For further information please contact the School office or visit the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol website.

Cadi Thomas

Cadi Thomas

Student Support Administrator

+44 (0)29 2087 0637