Scholarships for studying in Welsh
These are the scholarships available to study through the medium of Welsh at Cardiff University.
Betty Campbell Scholarship
Amount: up to £1,000 each year
This scholarship is for students studying at least 20 credits each year through the medium of Welsh. All students are welcome to apply and we particularly encourage applications from students with the following characteristics:
- Black, Asian and minority ethnic individuals
- low income backgrounds
- first in the family to speak and write Welsh fluently (non-Welsh speaking household)
Find out more about the Betty Campbell Scholarship.
Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol scholarships
You can apply for Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol scholarships when you join the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol.
Visit the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol website to join, see the closing dates for each scholarship and learn how to apply.
Amount: £3,000 over three years
You are eligible if you study at least 66% of your course (80 credits) each year through the medium of Welsh.
Amount: £1,500 over 3 years (£500 each year)
You are eligible if you study at least 33% of your course (40 credits) each year through the medium of Welsh.
Amount: £2,500 over 5 years (£500 each year)
You are eligible if you:
- are considering applying for a Medicine course in Wales
- study at least 33% of your course (40 credits) each year through the medium of Welsh
Cardiff University's Studying in Welsh Scholarship
Amount: up to £500 each year
A scholarship is available by the university if you choose to study through the medium of Welsh.
For every 20 credits you study in Welsh each year, you will receive £250, and for every 40 credits you study in Welsh each year, you will receive £500. The most you could get is £500.
Applications for the scholarship will be accepted from 25 September 2023 through mid-February 2024.
To apply for this scholarship, please complete the Studying in Welsh Scholarship application form (available in Welsh only) and email it to the university's Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol Branch Officer, Elliw Iwan.
Note: If you are already receiving a Coleg Cymraeg Incentive Scholarship, Coleg Cymraeg Main Scholarship, or the Medicine/Doctors of Tomorrow Scholarship, you are not eligible to apply for the university's Study in Welsh Scholarship.