UWE – Spike Print Studio Print Scholarships 

The SPS UWE Scholarship is an exciting initiative set up by Spike Print Studio and UWE, Bristol. Working in partnership, the two organisations are creating opportunities for UWE, Bristol students and Spike Print Studio members.

Each organisation offers 5 scholarships specifically designed to enhance and further artistic professional practice. All scholarships will be awarded through a competitive application process. The selection panel will include representation from UWE Bristol and Spike Print Studio.

five UWE Graduate print scholarship places. These scholarships are open to 2017 graduating UWE students from the following programmes: Drawing and Print BA, Illustration BA, Graphic Design BA, Fine Art BA or Graphic Arts MA, MA Multidisciplinary Printmaking

Spike Print Studio offers a Professional Print Scholarship to five artists (who are experienced and capable enough to use UWE print facilities unattended). These scholarships are open to both existing and prospective SPS members. Purchase of a professional SPS membership is required prior to receiving the scholarship.

First intake of Scholars


  • Ruth Ander
  • Alex Higlett
  • Sophie Potts
  • Hannah McVicar
  • Amy Hutchings

UWE Graduates

  • Josh Burgess
  • Sophie Dawson
  • Alice Nutley
  • Sophie Willoughby
  • Andrew Wilson