Manchester Metropolitan University Creative Writing Awards in UK for 2021-22


The Manchester Metropolitan University UK, is delighted to offer the Joyce Nield Creative Writing Craft scholarship award for all international applicants for the 2021-2022 study year. The study programme will start in September 2021 or January 2022

The scholarship will be awarded to an applicant of outstanding potential and commitment, and will cover the tuition fees for one 30-credit course unit from your programme of study, whether you are studying full- or part-time, on campus or online. Our MA is 180 credits in total and the MFA 300 credits.

Closing Dates: 31st August 2021 (for September 2021 entry) or 30th November 2021 (for January 2022 entry);

Study Level: Post Graduate degree

University: Manchester Metropolitan University

Provider: Joyce Nield

Location: UK

Award Value:

The Joyce Nield Scholarship covers 50% of the tuition fees for the MA.

How to Apply :

To apply, Applicants should submit all application to the MFA or MA Creative Writing programme before the closing date.

You can apply online for many of our postgraduate taught courses. To do this, please find your course on our online prospectus and click ‘apply online now’.

Download the postgraduate application form And email your application to or post to:


Entry requirements can vary depending on the course you are applying for, so you should look at the relevant course information before applying.

Eligibility and Criteria :

  • Be a citizen of a non-UK Commonwealth country (a list is available here:;
  • Indicate at the top of your personal statement therein that you would like to be considered for the scholarship; (if you have already submitted an application and/or been offered a place for September 2021 entry, you can just let us know by email that you would like to be considered);
  • Through your application to the MA demonstrate your eligibility, excellence, commitment, and potential.