Scholarships and Student Funding

The Lt.Col Jack Wishart Scholarship

One scholarship is available to applicants enrolled on the ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics (Online Distance Learning) or the MSc Surgical Sciences (Online Distance Learning) programme in the 2017-2018 academic session.

Award

The award will contribute £500 per year toward tuition fees and is tenable for two academic years.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants must been accepted to study the ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics (Online Distance Learning) or the MSc Surgical Sciences (Online Distance Learning) commencing in 2017-2018 and be a national and resident of the following countries:

  • Belarus
  • Bulgaria
  • Czech Republic
  • Hungary
  • Moldova
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Slovakia
  • Ukraine

Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.

Applicants who have already commenced their programme of study on the closing date are not eligible for this scholarship.

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree or international equivalent at undergraduate level.

Applying

Applications for this scholarship are no longer being accepted for 2017-18 as the deadline of 1st September  2017 has now passed.

 Notification

All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of September 2017.