Scholarships and Student Funding

The Kirby Laing International Scholarships

Up to three Kirby Laing International Scholarships are available to students domiciled in the ‘Majority World’ who are accepted for postgraduate masters study in the School of Divinity for the 2021-2022 academic session.


The scholarships will cover tuition fees and provide a maintenance allowance of £12,000.


The scholarship will be awarded to students who have applied for admission on a full-time basis for a one year postgraduate Masters programme of study within the School of Divinity commencing in the 2021-2022 academic year. 


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK 2:1 honours degree in a relevant discipline or the international equivalent.


Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application

The scholarship deadline is 23:59 GMT 05th April 2021.

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 ten 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

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