The College awards scholarships each year. These are awarded to students who demonstrate outstanding achievement in academic, artistic, music and drama fields of study. They must also have an exceptional commitment to their studies as well as exemplary behaviour and attitude. All applications must be received by 31st of January preceding the academic year.
Scholarship Application Process
A student should write to the Principal, Candida Cave and Head, Emmy Schwieters stating their reasons for being suitable for a scholarship. Applicants will then be asked to write a 500-word account of their achievements and interests and the reasons they wish to study at Hampstead Fine Arts.
Selected applicants will then be invited to attend an interview with the Principal and Head and submit a piece of work or be auditioned.
The deadline for 2024-2025 scholarship applications closed on 31st January 2024.
Interviews for 2025-2026 admission will begin on 1st October 2024 and the deadline for 2025-2026 scholarships is 31st January 2025.
Interviews and results will be confirmed by the end of the Spring term.
The College has a small number of bursaries available for partial remission of tuition fees.
The deadline for 2024-2025 bursary applications closed on 31st January 2024.
Interviews for 2025-2026 admission will begin on 1st October 2024 and the deadline for 2025-2026 bursaries is 31st January 2025.
Bowkett Financial Awards
Laurence Bowkett taught at Hampstead Fine Arts from 1988 until his death in 2002. A graduate in Ancient History and Archaeology, Laurence was a practising archaeologist who worked all over Europe and published books on Hellenistic Mycenae and archaeology. Laurence inspired a generation of students with his passion for the ancient world and was much loved as a paternal, caring Director of Studies. He was a very special member of Hampstead Fine Arts.
Bowkett Financial Awards are given to exceptional students, on completion of their A-Level courses.