Scholarships and Student Funding

Clinical Management of Pain Scholarship

Three scholarships are available for the Clinical Management of Pain programme offered by the University in the 2024-2025 academic session.


We are offering 3 scholarships, for the sum of £1000 each.  It is hoped that scholarships award holders will use the skills and knowledge they develop for the benefit their local communities.

These awards will be tenable for 1 academic year and will be automatically deducted from your tuition fee

Please note, this scholarship will contribute towards fees, and does not offer full funding for the degree.


The scholarships will be awarded to new applicants who have been offered a place on the following online distance learning programmes at the University of Edinburgh commencing in September 2024:

  • Clinical Management of Pain MSc
  • Clinical Management of Pain Postgraduate Diploma
  • Clinical Management of Pain Postgraduate Certificate

Students and students on PG programmes longer than one year may apply but must be aware that this funding is for one year only, therefore, students are advised to budget accordingly.


Applicants must have, or expect to obtain, the equivalent of a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level.  Further information on the entry requirements for the programme can be found on the website here.

Candidates must also include a personal statement which addresses each of the following questions (3500 characters maximum):

  • What specific elements of this programme attracted you to the University of Edinburgh?
  • How will successful completion of this programme at the University of Edinburgh benefit your own career and personal development?
  • How will successful completion of this programme at the University of Edinburgh enable you to contribute to your community/region or country


Applications for this scholarship are no longer being accepted as the deadline to apply has passed. 


Frequently Asked Questions


All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by 27 June 2024.


Paul Knight