Students coming to the RCA obtain funding from many different sources. Some are lucky enough to win scholarships and sponsorship, while some have managed to save money from working. It is impossible to list all the potential funding sources however the following information could be useful.
Funding options provided by the RCA (internal) and from other sources (external)
These pages are updated as new funding options become known so please ensure you return to check these pages.
Please note, these are non-exhaustive lists of funding options and the College does not endorse any particular means or option for funding. We encourage all prospective students to do their own research.
The RCA has a number of scholarships available to prospective students.
External funding for MA and MRes Home students
Advice on sources of funding from external bodies for citizens of the UK and Ireland.
External funding for MA/MRes International and Home students
Funding opportunities for International and EU students.
View funding options
External funding MPhil and PhD students
Potential sources of funding to help you join the RCA’s thriving research community.