The Sonny Mehta India Scholarship

​​The Sonny Mehta India Scholarship will support a talented Indian writer to enable them to undertake study in our prestigious department of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at UEA. 

Applicants must be born and a resident in India. 

Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees
  • Maintenance

Total Value


Years Available

  • 2022


  • Self Funded
  • Demonstrate genuine financial need


  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Literature, Drama and Creative Writing


MA Creative Writing: Prose, Poetry or Scriptwriting

Country / Region

  • International
  • Asia

Academic Excellence

Demonstrate outstanding creative writing potential.

Applicant’s Nationality

  • India

Country of Domicile

  • India

Restrictions with other scholarships

Cannot be in receipt of any other awards or scholarships.

Related Scholarships

  • PG creative writing scholarships

Application Process

​​In order to be considered for this scholarship, please complete an application form. Applications are now open and the deadline is 3rd June 2022.

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Terms and Conditions

General terms and conditions