The Global Voices Scholarship

The Global Voices Scholarship programme is available to an applicant who has applied for a place on the MA Creative Writing Prose Fiction, Biography and Creative Non-Fiction, Scriptwriting or Poetry in the School of Literature, Drama, and Creative Writing who is a national of any country within Africa or who was born in any country within Africa. 

The scholarships are awarded to applicants who show outstanding creative writing potential and financial need. 

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Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees
  • Maintenance

Total Value


Annual Value


Years Available

  • 2023


  • International Fees


  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Literature, Drama and Creative Writing


MA Creative Writing


Prose fiction, Poetry, Scriptwriting or Biography & Creative Non-Fiction

Country / Region

  • Africa
  • International

Academic Excellence

Applicants must demonstrate outstanding creative writing potential

Applicant’s Nationality

  • Any

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Further Criteria

Nationality: any country in Africa

Restrictions with other scholarships

Cannot be in receipt of any other donor-funded scholarships/awards.

Application Process

To be considered for this scholarship please complete an application form. Applications are now open and the deadline is 5 May 2023.

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Terms and Conditions

General terms and conditions

These scholarships are only available to applicants who are a resident and national of a country within Africa.