Scholarships and Student Funding



Northern Scholars Scheme PhD Scholarship

Cultural Responses To Climate Change Past, Present And Future In The Nordic And Baltic World

The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program INCLUDE

The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at The University of Edinburgh provides full postgraduate scholarships. We are recruiting exceptional young people committed to pursuing their studies digitally to apply for an Online Scholarship at the University of Edinburgh.

Non-UK students and those not supported by a UK funding body

The University provides emergency means-tested funding for students facing unexpected financial difficulties.

VA Benefits and Other Funding INCLUDE

VA Benefits & Other Funding

The Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding

If you are looking for funding to support your postgraduate studies, the University of Edinburgh subscribes to the Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding, a resource external to the University, helping you explore alternative sources of funding. It contains a database of funding opportunities, comprehensive guidance and tools to help you prepare a winning grant application.



MSc Leading Major Programmes Merit Scholarship

Scholarships are available to prospective students commencing the MSc in Leading Major programme in 2022-2023.

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Ailie Donald Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded for postgraduate Masters study in English and/or Historical Linguistics, within the School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences.

Alice Brown PhD Scholarship INCLUDE

The Alice Brown PhD Scholarship is a 6 year part-time PhD scholarship offering a programme of advanced study, ongoing research, professional training and development.

Andrew Grant Postgraduate Scholarships

Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) is delighted to announce the Andrew Grant PG Scholarships to applicants for postgraduate (PG) programmes in our five Schools: School of Art; School of Design; ESALA (Architecture and Landscape Architecture); History of Art; and the Reid School of Music.

Additional financial assistance 2

If you are experiencing financial difficulty and think you could be eligible for assistance from this fund, we encourage you to apply without hesitation.

Additional Financial Assistance 3

Funding for EU/International students.

Arts and Humanities Research Council

The University of Edinburgh is now part of a consortium of 10 Universities which have been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities in Scotland.

Asylum Seeker Scholarship

The University will offer 4 awards for entry into academic year 2024-2025. The award offers tuition fee and living cost support to those most in need who are seeking asylum.