£5000 The Annabel Abbs Scholarship University of East Anglia 2022

Written by David on March 20, 2022

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Creative Writing
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United Kingdom
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $3000 - $5000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

  • Scholarship Contact Details

    University Of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ, UK | +44 (0) 1603 456161

The Annabel Abbs Scholarship is available to applicants who have applied to the School of Literature, Drama, and Creative Writing for a place on the MA Creative Writing (Prose). It is necessary to submit a scholarship application. Applicants who are over the age of 35 at the time of application to the course will be given preference.


About the Scholarship:

The campus of the University of East Anglia was planned so that everything you need for living and studying is only a few minutes away. Our library is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and offers study, computer, social, and quiet rooms. On campus, students can perform their shopping, banking, laundry, mailing, and shipping. There are several opportunities to dine, drink, and mingle with a vibrant, multi-cultural population. Accommodation is dispersed throughout campus, with each providing students with a communal kitchen and a large number of single or some double-occupancy rooms. On-campus housing is guaranteed for international students. Live music events, club nights, film screenings, and a variety of student societies are all available on campus. The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts (which has been used as the Avengers HQ in various Marvel movies) and the University of East Anglia’s own medical center and on-campus dentist are all located on campus. Support services, a multifaith center, and career services are also available to students. UEA is investing £300 million in staff and student facilities. UEA built a state-of-the-art teaching and learning building for Science and Engineering in the summer of 2019. The Sky House, which will house the Arts and Humanities as well as several Social Sciences schools, will open in 2022. Norwich is about 1.5 hours by rail from London, 30 minutes from the beautiful beaches of the Norfolk coast, and 40 minutes by plane from Amsterdam. The School of International Development at the University of East Anglia (UEA) is a world-class research and teaching institution in international development. The School is dedicated to creating a positive impact on the world. Their professors provide policy advice on significant global concerns such as poverty reduction and environmental sustainability on a regular basis. In the 2015 Guardian University Guide, UEA was ranked fifth for Geography and Environmental Studies, with 98% of their students satisfied with their course and 97% satisfied with their teaching. Students graduate with academic expertise, practical skill training, and frequently a work placement as part of their degree. The School of International Development is placed 4th in the UK for overall research in the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), with 74% of their research rated “World-leading” or “Internationally exceptional” (Times Higher Education). The school has a lake called Broad on its southern side, which is a fantastic place to go bird watching. On-campus housing is available in a variety of residence halls and buildings. On the campus, there are also cafes, bars, a tavern, a canteen, a book shop, and a bank. It is also well-connected to Norwich’s central business district and the railway station. The area’s frequent buses, taxis, and railroads provide for a convenient form of transit. The university’s academic organization is divided into four faculties, each of which comprises 26 schools of study. Each of these universities offers a diverse range of degree programs in the sciences, medicine and health sciences, social sciences and arts, and humanities. Furthermore, the University of East Anglia’s Student Union contains around 200 organizations and sports clubs that cater to a variety of hobbies such as music, sports, debate, dancing, and so on. The university now has roughly 16,872 students, including 12,888 undergraduates and 3,984 postgraduates. Its administrative team consists of 3,712 people who work hard to ensure that the company’s operations run smoothly. In THE global university Ranking 2019, it is ranked in the top 50 for research citations.  Norwich boasts a flourishing artistic community as well as a recognized music and cultural scene, and has been named one of the most vegan-friendly cities in the world. Furthermore, the city has been named one of the best shopping cities in the UK, with a diverse choice of stores ranging from independent boutiques to high-street brands like Apple and Hollister. The University of East Anglia believes in investing for the future. As an international research-intensive institution in the heart of Norwich Research Park, the university is committed to creating innovative ways, constructing new facilities, and sponsoring new scholarships in order to achieve excellence in research and education. UEA is committed to campus investment, including the creation of new learning settings, the enhancement of new learning technology, and the development of tomorrow’s leaders. Many of UEA’s professors and teachers are international experts who are at the forefront of their disciplines. 


Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of East Anglia

Scholarship Country: United Kingdom

Scholarship Worth: £5000

Study Level: Postgraduate 

Nationality: International Students


Scholarship Offer: 

Students who are eligible will receive £5000


Eligibility for Scholarship.

  • All nationalities are eligible.
  • MA Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) course is currently available.
  • Criteria for Eligibility: Please review the following requirements to determine whether you are qualified for this position:
  • Must be from the United States, the European Union, or another country.
  • Must have an offer to study MA creative writing at the University of East Anglia’s School of Literature, Drama, and Creative Writing.
  • Preference will be given to applicants over the age of 35, as well as those who demonstrate genuine financial need.



The University of East Anglia 2022 the Annabel Abbs Scholarship is open to all International Students 


Application Procedure

  • How to Use: To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must have applied for the MA in Creative Writing. To begin the application process for this award, you must first complete an online application form.
  • Documents in Support: At the time of admission, you will be required to submit the following documents:
  • Degree of pre-qualification
  • Academic transcripts and award certificates
  • English language proficiency certificates
  • a declaration
  • a copy of your passport
  • Admission Requirements: A 2:1 in a UK undergraduate degree or equivalent is required for entry into the master program across the University.
  • Language Requirement: If English is not your first language, you must demonstrate proficiency in it.
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component
  • Pearson Academic English has a total score of 58, with a minimum of 42 in each component.


Application Deadline

The application deadline for University of East Anglia 2022 the Annabel Abbs Scholarship is  June 3, 2022. It should be worthy of note that the Annabel Abbs Scholarship is renewable for each year.

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