Hardship funding available to support students at the University of Edinburgh.
All the information you need in order to apply can be found below, if you need further help or are in immediate financial crisis you can contact the Advice Place who can offer you help and support
The Lt Col Jack Wishart Scholarship
The Lt Col Jack Wishart Scholarship has been amended with the support of Dr Maria Diugolecka-Graham and the University of Edinburgh to allocate funds to students who are suffering financial hardship due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Scottish Government makes funds available to support UK students in financial difficulty in the academic session 2020-2021. The funds are focused on supporting living costs and are not to reduce tuition fees.
The University provides emergency funding for students facing unexpected financial difficulties. This fund has been increased to £100,000 for the 2020/21 academic year.
Means-tested Childcare funds are available for students using registered childcare in the academic year 2020/21. The funds are provided by the Scottish Government and awards are made at the discretion of the University on a case-by-case basis.