Opportunities Board

Diversity in Design Scholarship

Opportunity closes: 28th Jun 2022
Type: Scholarship
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed

Website: shillingtoneducation.com
Instagram: @shillington_

Shillington's Diversity in Design Scholarship is an opportunity open to aspiring designers from underrepresented groups.

What do we mean by underrepresented groups? Applicants can self-identify in their application. May include but is not limited to race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes.

1. Diversity in Design Full Scholarship + Industry Mentorship

Three global opportunities sponsored by our industry partner and global creative agency—Bulletproof & Shillington. No experience required.

What do you win?

  • 100% scholarship
  • 5 post-graduate mentorship sessions from Bulletproof
  • Find out more about Bulletproof’s commitment to the New York City, London and Sydney scholarship students

Which Course?
Available for full-time or part-time study, for our September 2022 intake only:

  • New York City
  • London
  • Sydney

How many? One winner per campus

2. Diversity in Design Half Scholarship

Unlimited global opportunities sponsored by Shillington. No experience required.

What do you win? 50% scholarship

Which course?
Available for full-time or part-time study, for any of our September 2022—May 2023 intakes:

  • Online
  • New York City
  • London
  • Sydney
  • Melbourne

How many? At least one winner per campus

The Diversity in Design Full & Half Scholarships & Industry Mentorships, add to evolving efforts to support and strengthen equity by cultivating diverse and inclusive representation in the design industry—within our classrooms and beyond. We’re proud to partner with Bulletproof — a leader in the creative industry—for three full scholarships as a collaborative commitment by both educators and employers.

Full Terms & Conditions

How To Apply

What’s required to apply?

1. Written submission.
Answers to six questions:

  • What do you currently do?
  • Why do you want to study design?
  • Why Shillington?
  • What would be your dream job after graduating from Shillington?
  • What impact would this scholarship have on your life and career?
  • What’s your hidden talent?

2. Eligibility. Description of how you are eligible for the Diversity in Design scholarship

3. Creative submission. Show us what this design scholarship would mean to you. Two submission options:

  • Video <2 minutes or PDF <5 pages.
  • No physical submissions accepted.

4. NYC only—proof of high school diploma or GED.You can apply for both the Full Scholarship + Mentorship and the Half Scholarship within the same application form.Applications will be reviewed by Shillington staff, industry partners, and a Shillumni panel.

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