Scholarships and Student Funding

The Lt.Col Jack Wishart Scholarship

One scholarship is available to applicants enrolled on the ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics (Online Learning) programme, commencing in the 2019-2020 academic session.


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


Eligible applicants must have been accepted to study the ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics (Online Learning) commencing in 2019-2020 and be a national and resident of the following countries:

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

Prospective entrants would normally have acquired their MRCS (or equivalent assessment milestone) and be an Advanced Trainee in Orthopaedics (ST [specialist training years] 5-6 in UK or equivalent outside UK) and will have completed a minimum of 4 years' specialty training in Trauma & Orthopaedics before the proposed date of admission to the programme and will be pre-FRCS status.

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.


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence.


Information on how to apply will follow shortly .


All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of July 2019.


Related Links

ChM Trauma and Orthopaedics