Scholarships and Student Funding

School of History, Classics & Archaeology

International students can compete for a variety of funding schemes.

School of History, Classics and Archaeology Doctoral Scholarship

The School is delighted to invite applications from outstanding candidates for its Doctoral Scholarship Award for 2022-2023 entry.

School of History, Classics and Archaeology Masters Scholarships

The School is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates for the School Masters scholarships, designed to attract the best and brightest candidates to study in Edinburgh.

The Charles Mackie Scholarship

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology is offering the Charles Mackie Scholarship to students progressing from Undergraduate to Postgraduate Study within the School, commencing study in the 2022-2023 academic year.

Justin Arbuthnott PhD Scholarship in Modern Irish History

One scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding applicant proposing to undertake a PhD in modern Irish history full-time at the University of Edinburgh.

Jenny Balston Scholarship

The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is accepted for admission in 2022-2023 on a full-time basis for a PhD in History (i.e. History, Scottish History, Economic and Social History).

The Sheila Cannell Postgraduate Scholarship

One scholarship of £2,000 will be awarded to an applicant accepted onto a one year Masters programme within the School of History, Classics and Archaeology.

The William R McFarlane Scholarship

The Edinburgh Centre for Global History (ECGH) invites applications for the William R. McFarlane Scholarship from candidates who meet the relevant criteria and have been accepted to a PhD programme in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology, commencing in the academic year 2022-2023.