Scholarships and Student Funding

Church of Scotland Scholarship

The scholarship will provide funding for an applicant from mainland China to undertake a postgraduate programme of theological study in 2020-2021. Applicants must be approved by the China Christian Council.


This scholarship covers variable costs towards tuition fees and accommodation, for each year of the prescribed period of the degree programme, subject to satisfactory academic progress.


The scholarship is open to applicants who are both nationals and residents of mainland China who are accepted to any postgraduate programme within the School of Divinity.  Applicants must upload a statement of support from the China Christian Council  (see Applying section).


Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application

The scholarship deadline is 23:59 GMT 6th April 2020.

In order to gain access to the scholarship application system applicants must have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh.  Please note that, following the submission of an application for admission, it can take up to five working days for all system checks to be completed and for access to be granted.

The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal at

When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password. If you require assistance, please go to

 Frequently Asked Questions

Further Information

Please email for more details.

Applicants should note that as well as completing the scholarship application they should upload a statement of support from the China Christian Council prior to the scholarship deadline.


All applicants will be notified of the outcome in June 2020.

Karoline McLean

Graduate School Administrator

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