Language Scholarship

Scholarship for Language Students

We offer a £1000 scholarship yearly for 1 lucky student that is going to College/University. This will be based on merit and by submitting a short essay.


You must submit an essay which consists of a minimum of 500 words (no maximum limit of words) on a subject relating to either Languages or Translation/Interpreting. Once you have completed this please save the file as your name and as a word document and send it to

Essays submitted must include your full name otherwise they will not be eligible for consideration

You may also upload your letter of motivation by using the form on this page. If you have other supporting documents please use the Contact Us page to send over the documents.

How To Apply?

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In addition to the short essay you will need to fill in an application form.

The application form along with terms, privacy policy and disclaimer can be downloaded here.

Application Deadline

Applications may be submitted up until the closing date. Applications close at 12 midday (UK time) on the 15th July of every year.

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The essay can be submitted at any time and must be written in English.

As previously mentioned the minimum word count is 500 words however there is no maximum word count for this essay so be creative and don't worry about writing too much!

What Does The Application Entail?

  • 500 minimum word essay on Languages/Translation/Interpreting
  • Application form

What We Expect From You?

  • A passion for languages, translation or interpreting
  • Creativity
  • Strong knowledge of your selected language, both on a cultural and linguist level
  • Attention to detail

Who Can Apply?

  • Language Students
  • Translation / Interpreting Students
  • Students Applying To College/College/University
  • Post Graduates Pursuing A Masters

Apply Now

And good luck!
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Selection Process

Applications will only be submitted to the selection panel if you meet the eligibility. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of writing a great essay, if you would not otherwise be able to take up a place at College/University we will then find another winner.

The final selection is made by a panel of our staff.

Receipt of the scholarship is subject to applicants firmly accepting the offer of study, registering as students of the College/College/University for the academic year, and meeting all conditions of our offer. No alternative form of the scholarship is available and the award cannot be deferred to a later year from the one for which you are admitted.

Successful Applications

Successful candidates will be notified by mid-late August.

Combining With Other Awards

You may only receive one award. In the event that you are a successful scholarship applicant but are already in receipt of another award, you will not be eligible for this scholarship.

You cannot hold a full (fees and maintenance) scholarship from another source. We reserve the right to reconsider the award of the scholarship at any time.

Promotional activities

By applying to the scholarship, you give the us permission to use your essays for promotional purposes which may be used on the website.

These scholarships are subject to availability of funds, and details given here are subject to change at any time.

Updated 02/12/2016

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