Cate Haste Scholarship in Media (2022)

The University of Sussex is delighted to offer this scholarship of £3,000 for an applicant starting a course in Media in September 2022.

What you get


Type of award

Tuition fee reduction

Funding type

Donor funded


Applicants holding an offer of a place on one of the following Masters courses are invited to submit an application for this award.

Cultural and Creative Industries MA

Filmmaking MA

Film Studies MA

Journalism and Documentary Practice MA

Journalism and Media Studies MA

Media Practice for Development and Social Change MA

UK or overseas fee payers are eligible to apply.

Scholarship applications are considered by an academic selection panel, with the chosen recipient being awarded the scholarship when they register on their course in September 2022. 

Number of scholarships available



1 July 2022 23:59

How to apply

Complete our scholarship application form after you have received and accepted an offer of a place on an eligible Masters.

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Cate Haste was a television producer, writer and Sussex alumna (1966). She produced many historical documentaries such as End of Empire and The Churchills, and wrote several books, including Keep the Home Fires Burning: Propaganda in WW1, Nazi Women, Clarissa Eden: A Memoir – From Churchill to Eden, the Goldfish Bowl: Married to the Prime Minister (with Cherie Booth) and Rules of Desire: Sex in Britain WW1 to the Present. Her book, Passionate Spirit: the Life of Alma Mahler, was published in 2019 and explores the life of Alma Mahler, who was a composer, author, socialite and extraordinary intellect.

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All applicants should be notified of the outcome of their application before the end of July 2022.

Terms and conditions

As this is funded by a philanthropic donation, it is possible to combine this with other University of Sussex scholarships (e.g. Sussex Graduate Scholarship or Country Scholarships). 


At level(s):
PG (taught)

Application deadline:
1 July 2022 23:59 (GMT)
the deadline has now expired


The award is available to people from these specific countries: