Scholarships and Student Funding

Cross-disciplinary awards

Schemes are available for study, research and travel funds.

College Research Awards

The College Research Student Awards scheme is designed to attract high quality students applying for PhD research.

Wolfson Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship in the Humanities

The Wolfson Foundation will offer six research scholarships for PhD students at the University in the 2016-2017 academic session.

Northern Scholars Scheme PhD Scholarship

Applications are invited for scholarship funding to undertake PhD study at the University of Edinburgh for three years from September 2016 under the aegis of the University of Edinburgh’s Northern Scholars’ Scheme.

The Greenbank Scholarship

Four scholarships are available for postgraduate Masters study in any subject within the College of Humanities and Social Sciences for the 2016-2017 academic session.

The George Scott Travelling Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to candidates undertaking postgraduate study within the College of Humanities and Social Science.

The John Orr Research Award

An award for research in any romance literature, language or dialect. Preference may be given to those working in language studies.