The Professor Robin Baker Scholarship is a merit-based award which is open to applicants to Ravensbourne’s postgraduate programmes.
Professor Robin Baker was director of Ravensbourne from 1994 to 2015. In that time, he developed Ravensbourne’s pioneering strategic emphasis on the creative use of digital technology. Professor Baker‘s vision led to our relocation to our current building and transformation of Ravensbourne into the cutting edge and innovative specialist higher education institution we are today.
The purpose of the Professor Robin Baker Scholarship is to:
Normally, Ravensbourne will award either one full fee scholarship (up to £9000) or two part-time/half full time feescholarships (up to £4500) annually depending on the range and calibre of applicants.
To be considered for the scholarship an applicant must be:
Applicants should have confirmed acceptance of their place on the course in advance of applying for the scholarship or provide clear evidence of their intent to do so.
Eligible candidates seeking consideration for the scholarship must submit an application via email to Student Services by Friday 29 April 2016.
The application should take the form of a personal statement of no more than 300 words together with any additional evidence they may wish to supply (e.g. CVs, images, videos, hyperlinks, examples of creative work or academic references).
Candidates should also submit a 2 minute video about themselves, their academic history and why they would be the right choice for the scholarship.
This statement should supplement rather than replicate the personal statement submitted during the application process for the course. It should set out:
Any additional information that the applicant believes would assist the selection panel in evaluating their application.
Applications for the scholarship will be evaluated and ranked by a selection panel consisting of:
Ranking will be on the basis of the evidence provided of the applicants’:
Award of scholarship
The successful applicant will be informed on 31 May 2016.