BAFTA Scholarship Deadlines


The London Film School is proud to be a partner of BAFTA and their scholarship programme. Both the MA Filmmaking and MA Screenwriting courses are eligible participants of the BAFTA scholarship initiative. 

The BAFTA UK scholarship programme is open to British citizens in need of financial assistance to take a post-graduate course in the UK. Each BAFTA Scholar receives up to £12,000 towards their annual course fees, as well as mentoring support from a BAFTA member, and free access to BAFTA events around the UK.

Chinese nationals studying in the UK are also eligible to receive up to £5,000 towards annual tuition fees while studying in the UK. If their applications are successful, the scholarship recipients will also be mentored by industry professionals, and have free access to BAFTA events.

Students who have previously received a scholarship for the first year of a two-year course will be considered for a scholarship for their second year.


If you are a British citizen looking to study in the UK, go to: Applications are now open: From 30 March 2021 and closes 26 May at 5pm.

If you are a Chinese national looking to study in the UK, go to: 

For information about all BAFTA’s global scholarships, go to:

Please complete and submit the online application form, along with any supplementary pages by the deadline.


If you still have a question, contact BAFTA on