Information about scholarships and funding opportunities available to postgraduate research students in our subject areas.
This list of funding opportunities is not exhaustive, there may be many others available which are not show. More information can be found at ed.ac.uk/student-funding/postgraduate
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School Doctoral Scholarship
The School is delighted to invite applications from outstanding candidates for its Doctoral Scholarship Award for 2021-2022 entry.
Edinburgh Doctoral College Scholarship
The University will offer one Edinburgh Doctoral College Scholarship to a student starting their PhD research at the School of History, Classics and Archaeology in the 2021-2022 academic session.
College Research Awards
The College Research Student Awards scheme is designed to attract high quality students applying for PhD research.
The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation are offering Doctoral Scholarships for the 2021 academic session.
The BSECS Edinburgh PhD Scholarship in Enlightenment Identities
The British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (BSECS), and the School of History, Classics and Archaeology (HCA) and Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) are delighted to announce a PhD studentship with stipend in Enlightenment Identities at the University of Edinburgh.
The School is also happy to support PhD candidates applying for external funding for their PhD.
Scholarships and Student Funding
The School funding pages list a few key awards, but visit the University's Scholarships and Student Funding Services pages for other awards you may be eligible for.