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Scholarships & Bursaries

Cardiff University Scholarships

Cardiff University has special scholarships for students applying to study BA Single Honours Welsh or BA Joint Honours in Welsh and one of the following subjects: Archaeology, German, Italian, Spanish, French, Sociology, Philosophy, Music and Education. Most of the scholarships are worth £3,000.

In order to obtain a scholarship you need to:

For further information please click here.

School of Welsh 'Creative Minds' Scholarship

The School of Welsh is offering 5 undergraduate scholarships worth £3,000 each to students who wish to study Welsh at Cardiff in 2015.

The School of Welsh Creative Minds Scholarships requires applicants to answer the following questions:

The application may be sent to us in any form - the creativity of the application will be considered. Here are some ideas with regards to presnting your application:
video, podcast, poster, song, PowerPoint, essay, poem...anything!
Be as creative as possible!

Please send your application to: or
School of Welsh, John Percival Building, Cardiff University, Colum Road, CF10 3EU

Closing date for applications: 20 February 2015

Cardiff University Bursaries

Cardiff University Bursaries are available to full-time undergraduate students from lower income households who will be beginning their undergraduate studies in September. The Bursaries are worth between £300 and £1,000 per year. For futher details please visit the Cardiff University Bursaries & Scholarships Website.

Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Scholarships

The new Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol is offering 150 new scholarship schemes for undergraduates studying through the medium of Welsh. These scholarships are worth £3000 over 3 years and are available to Welsh medium students embarking on their University courses in 2013.

Two of these scholarships have been allocated for students wishing to study Welsh (single honours) here at Cardiff in 2013. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of excellence in an examination paper set by the School of Welsh. The examination paper set for these scholarships is the same as the one set for the School of Welsh scholarships (please see above).

You may download an application form here. Please note that the closing date is 15 January. The application form should be returned to . For more information please contact the School office or visit the Coleg Cenedlaethol Cymraeg website.

For further details regarding admissions, contact:

The Admissions Officer

Phone: +44 (0)29 208 74843
Fax: +44 (0)29 208 74604
School of Welsh

Cardiff University
John Percival Building
Colum Drive
CF10 3EU