This Scholarship is worth up to £3,500, with one or more awards being available.
This Scholarship is designed to promote the better understanding of Ireland and various complex relationships which link Ireland and the UK.
It is named for Justin Arbuthnott, who was drowned along with three friends one night in July 1989 when their boat capsized off the coast near County Donegal in Ireland.
All four were in their early 20's and were students at Edinburgh University where they had first met and become close friends.
The closing date for applications is 1 May 2014.
Applicants are asked to send a letter (one page A4) to the Scholarships and Financial Support Manager stating how their area of study will meet the above terms of this Fund.
Applicants should also explain why they think they are a particularly suitable candidate for a scholarship together with details of any other funding which they have received for their period of study.
This article was published on May 4, 2010