The Miles Morland Foundation African Writers’ Scholarship

​The Miles Morland Foundation African Writers’ Scholarship is available to an applicant who has applied for a place on the MA Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) 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 or whose parents were both born in Africa. A scholarship application is required. 

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Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees
  • Maintenance

Total Value


Annual Value


Number Available per Year


Years Available

  • 2023


  • International Fees
  • Self Funded
  • Demonstrate genuine financial need


  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Literature, Drama and Creative Writing


MA Creative Writing: Prose Fiction or MA Biography and Creative Non-Fiction

Country / Region

  • International
  • Africa

Academic Excellence

Demonstrate outstanding creative writing potential

Applicant’s Nationality

  • Any

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Further Criteria

Other Criteria: Both parents born in Africa (If the scholarship is awarded on this basis, copies of both parents' passports must be provided as evidence to UEA at point of acceptance of the scholarship.)

Related Scholarships

  • MA Creative Writing

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

Thank you for your interest, unfortunately this scholarship is not available for the 2022/23 year of entry. Please visit our scholarship finder to find other scholarships that are available and you may be interested in applying for.

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