Are you passionate about music and technology?
Do you identify as a woman or non-binary and dream of shaping the future of musical practices? The University of Sussex is offering an exciting opportunity for Afghan students to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Music or Music Technology and receive a £500 cash award!
Why Choose the University of Sussex?
The University of Sussex is a renowned institution that boasts nine faculties and over 125 schools and departments spanning the sciences, humanities, and arts spectrum. Their Music Technology program is dedicated to fostering creativity, innovation, and research. Students will have the chance to refine their musical skills through composition, performance, and production, paving the way for defining the musical practices of the future.
- University/Organization: University of Sussex
- Department: Music Technology
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Award: £500 Cash award
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: 1
- Nationality: Afghani
- Awards can be taken in the UK
- Scholarship Name: Gazelle Twin Scholarship for Afghani Women in Music Technology
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Citizenship: Afghanistan
- Gender: Identify as a woman or non-binary
- Course: Have received an offer to study Music BA or Music Technology BA, starting in September 2023
- Musical Ability: Provide evidence of strong musical ability, such as a higher level of Music within the International Baccalaureate (with at least grade 5) or other musical achievements outside the International Baccalaureate studies.
To apply for this scholarship, follow these steps:
- Receive an offer of a place on a Music course at the University of Sussex.
- Prepare a personal statement explaining your passion for music and how you plan to contribute to the field of Music Technology.
- Submit an audio or video example of your musical work, which could be a portfolio of compositions, songs/tracks, recordings of performances, or a combination of these.
Applicants must meet the following language requirement:
- IELTS (Academic): 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each component.
Make sure to submit your application before 1st July 2023, 23:59, to be considered for this incredible opportunity.
Why Wait? Pursue Your Passion!
If you are an aspiring musician or music technologist from Afghanistan, don’t miss this chance to further your education and receive a £500 cash award. Take the first step by securing a place on a Music course at the University of Sussex, and then apply for the Gazelle Twin Scholarship for Women in Music Technology (2023). Embrace your musical talent and make a difference in the world of music!