Scholarships and Student Funding

Economic and Social Research Council Studentships

The University of Edinburgh is a member institution of the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science (SGSSS - the ESRC's Scottish Doctoral Training Centre)

Studentships will be available in the Economic and Social History pathway.

Students interested in pursuing research in Economic and Social History who have already, or are in the process of completing, a Masters course may apply for 3-year funding (fees + maintenance).

The ESRC also funds 1+3 fellowships (4 years) for combined Masters and Doctoral research. For more information and the application form please see the School’s website here: