We want to ensure as many children, young people and adult learners as possible can access the performing and production arts education that is offered through Short Courses and the Junior Conservatoire at RCS.

Agnes Allan Bursary

We offer some financial support to our applicants through the Agnes Allan Bursary which anyone, regardless of age, stage or level of ability, can apply for. The bursary support can be used towards tuition fees for any dance, drama, music, production or film short course, whether it is a one-day or weekend course, a summer school, credit-rated short course or evening course. More information about the bursary scheme can be found here.

Deadlines for applications to the Agnes Allan Bursary in 2018/19 are:

Thurs 4 July 2019
Thurs 5 September 2019


James McAvoy Scholarship

The James McAvoy Drama Scholarships are available to support young people (aged 25 or under) residing in Scotland, regardless of level of ability, to access RCS drama evening and weekend courses, summer schools, credit-rated short courses or blended learning experiences.  More information can be found here.

Deadlines for applications to the James McAvoy Scholarship in 2018/19 are:

Thurs 4 July 2019
Thurs 5 September 2019


Short Courses Drama Scholarship

The Drama Scholarship aims to support prospective performers and producers of theatre, television and film as they move towards a formal training, potentially at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. More information can be found here. Deadline for applications is Friday 16 August 2019.

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