English and Scottish Literature

Prizes and scholarships

A variety of scholarships and prizes are available to English Literature students.

Undergraduate prizes

Celebrating the academic achievements of our undergraduate students in English and Scottish Literature.


The following scholarships are available to students in the department of English Literature.

Writing prizes

We invite you to submit entries for the University’s three writing prizes, the Grierson Verse Prize, Sloan Prize, and Lewis Edwards Memorial Prize. These prizes have been established to recognise and encourage our students’ remarkable talent in prose and verse.