Global Health Academy

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are available to students applying to programmes associated with the Global Health Academy

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Edinburgh Global Scholarships

These scholarships are open to students who meet certain criteria, including academic merit and country of origin.

Edinburgh Global Distance Learning Masters Scholarships

The University of Edinburgh will offer twelve Masters Scholarships for distance learning Masters Programmes offered by the University. The closing date for these scholarships is 23:59 GMT 1st June 2020. For more details please visit


Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships

FCommonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships are avaliable for candidates from certain Commonwealth countries who would like to undertake part time distance learning on Masters Programmes offered at Universities in the UK. The closing date for these scholarships is midday GMT 13th April 2020.  Please visit for further information.


The Glenmore Medical Online Postgraduate Scholarship

The Glenmore Medical Online Postgraduate Scholarship particularly welcomes applications from students from Africa with offers from eligible Programmes and will offer one scholarship for entry in 2020. The scholarship deadline is 23:59 GMT 5th June 2020. Please visit for further information.


Other scholarships and funding sources

Information about additional sources of funding for UK/EU and international students is available from Scholarships and Student Funding Services