Scholarships and Student Funding

Ailie Donald Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded for postgraduate Masters study in English and/or Historical Linguistics, within the School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences.

Award

The scholarship will cover the Home/EU rate of tuition fees and will be tenable for one academic year.  For part-time students the scholarship will be tenable for two years, subject to satisfactory academic progress.

Applicants due to pay international tuition fees will be liable for the difference between the Home/EU rate of fee and the international tuition fee.

Eligibility

The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission on a postgraduate Masters in English and/or Historical Linguistics, within the School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences.

Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh.

Preference will be given to applicants for the MSc by Research programme and graduates of the University of Edinburgh.

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain a First Class Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.

Applying

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

Notification

All applicants will be notified of the outcome by late August 2016.