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Franc Roddam Scholarship

Investing in your future

If you are applying to study BA (Hons) Film and Television Production within the School of Arts & Creative Industries, you could be eligible for a Franc Roddam Scholarship.

Franc Roddam is a Hollywood film director and producer best known as the creator of Auf Wiedersehen Pet, the worldwide TV franchise MasterChef, and as the director of 70s classic Quadrophenia.

As a Teesside University Honorary Graduate from the local region, Franc is passionate about supporting opportunities in the creative industries and has pledged his support to create 10 new Franc Roddam Scholarships to be awarded over 2022 and 2023.

Each scholarship will consist of £6,000 payable across three years of an undergraduate programme and will support UK home-fees students incoming on our BA (Hons) Film and Television Production.

Five scholarships worth £6,000 are available for the 2022-23 academic year

Franc Roddam scholarship eligibility

To apply for one of these scholarships you must:

  • come from a household where total income is below £25,000 a year
  • choose Teesside University as your firm choice with UCAS on our BA (Hons) Film and Television Production, full-time three-year programme
  • be a UK home-fee paying student

Preference will be given to students applying from within the Tees Valley region.

How to apply

  • The deadline date for applications is 31 August 2022 at 5.00pm
  • Successful applicants are notified of the outcome by mid-September 2022
  • If you would like to know more or to speak with a staff member about your situation, please contact
  • Award of scholarships is conditional on applicants meeting all the specified criteria and enrolling to study at Teesside University.

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