Scholarships and Student Funding

Minto Scholarship

The Minto Scholarship has been established with a bequest from the estate of Mr Brian Dickinson for the purpose of promoting postgraduate research in economics at the University of Edinburgh.

A scholarship is available for the 2019-2020 academic year to applicants who are residents of Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Scandanavia.

Award

The  award will have the value of approximately £17,500 per year (including £3,000 economics enhancement) plus tuition fees, and will be tenable for three academic years, subject to satisfactory progress.

Eligibility

Applicants must have a masters in economics and applications will be judged on academic merit, research statement and fit with the research interests of the School of Economics.

Applying

Interested candidates are advised to contact the School of Economics Postgraduate Office in the first instance via econpgr@ed.ac.uk for further information and application guidance.

Deadline Date: 5 August 2019.

Further information

Postgraduate Admissions

  • School of Economics

Contact details

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