Scholarships and Student Funding

The Lt.Col Jack Wishart Scholarship

One scholarship is available to applicants enrolled on the ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics (Online Distance Learning) programme in the 2016-2017 academic session.


The award will contribute £500 per year toward tuition fees and is tenable for two academic years.


Eligible applicants must been accepted to study the ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics (Online Distance Learning) commencing in 2016-2017 and be a national and resident of the following countries:

  • Belarus
  • Bulgaria
  • Czech Republic
  • Hungary
  • Moldova
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Slovakia
  • Ukraine

Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.

Applicants who have already commenced their programme of study on the closing date are not eligible for this scholarship.


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree or international equivalent at undergraduate level.


This award is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic session.


All applicants will be notified of the outcome in June 2016.