Scholarships and Student Funding

DHL UK Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships

The University of Edinburgh and DHL UK Foundation will offer 15 scholarships to students for undergraduate study in an eligible programme within Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) offered by the University commencing in academic year 2017-2018.


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The scholarship covers an annual maintenance allowance of £2,000 and is tenable for the duration of the programme of study.


Applicants must be UK or EU nationals  who are accepted for admission on a full-time basis for undergraduate study in one of the following eligible programmes within Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) at the University of Edinburgh.

The DHL UK Foundation particularly welcome applications from students from Germany, half of the scholarships will be awarded to candidates from Germany


Scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and those most in financial need. 


Eligible applicants should complete an online application.

The closing date for applications is 2nd June 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

Key points to note when making your application:

Within the personal statment of your scholarship application you will be also be asked:

  • Why do you deserve to receive the DHL UK Foundation Scholarship?
  • What difference will the Scholarship make to you?
  • Why is a link with DHL, the global supply chain and logistics company, important to you?

DHL UK Foundation and the University of Edinburgh will be involved in the selection of the successful scholars.  Applicants will be asked to consent to their admission application being shared with the Foundation for the purposes of scholarship selection only.


All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of July 2017