Scholarships and Student Funding

School of Divinity Postgraduate Masters Scholarships

The School is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates for a range of Masters scholarships for 2022-2023 entry.

Competition is open to all applicants who are offered a place to study on an on campus postgraduate taught masters programme.  Awards are made on the basis of academic merit.


Scholarships are available to cover full tuition fees (at both the UK, EU and Overseas rates). Partial awards will also be offered of at least 50% of tuition fees.


The School of Divinity is delighted to invite applications from outstanding candidates for a range of masters scholarships designed to attract the best and brightest candidates to study in Edinburgh.  Eligible applicants must be offered a place to study on-campus for a Masters degree within the School of Divinity.

Eligible applicants should not wait for an offer of admission before applying for the scholarship but an offer of admission is necessary to be awarded a scholarship.


Taught Masters applicants should hold a UK 2:1 honours degree with a mark of at least 65%, or its international equivalent, in theology/religious studies or a relevant subject.  For North American applicants, the equivalent of 65% is a GPA of 3.40.


Applications for the 2022-2023 academic session are no longer being accepted for this scholarship as the 6th April 2022 deadline has now passed.


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Please note that applications always exceed the number of awards available. Applicants are advised to apply to other funding agencies in addition to these funds.