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 2017-2018 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 2017-2018 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.


Eligible applicants should complete an online application

The closing date for applications is 1st September 2017.

Please note you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh.

The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal at

When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password. If you require assistance, please go to


All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of September 2017.