The Cordwainers’ Scholarship provides multiple awards to students on the BA (Hons) Footwear and Accessories course who show evidence of high quality work, commitment and involvement in their chosen subject area. Previous awards have been to the value of £1000 – 1,500.

The Cordwainers’ Scholarship is available to applicants on the BA (Hons) Footwear and Accessories course within the Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology at the University of Northampton.

Current funding from the Cordwainers allows us to offer the following opportunities:

Academic Student Awards

  • Year 1 – Cordwainers Scholarship – most promising first year, Footwear Pathway – £1,000
  • Year 2 – Cordwainers Scholarship – most improved student from Level 4 to Level 5, Footwear Pathway – £1,500
  • Year 3 – Cordwainers Scholarship – best final year student award, Footwear Pathway – £1,500
  • MA Footwear Scholarship- £1,000

Student Support Awards

  • Internships – open to level 4 and 5, 4 x £1,500 – £6,000
  • Student Hardship Fund – £2,000
  • Student Innovation Fund – £1,500