Scholarships and Student Funding

Fennell Postgraduate Scholarship

One scholarship of £25,400 will be awarded to an applicant accepted onto an eligible on campus one year History Masters programme.


The total value of the scholarship is £25,400.  This will cover tuition fees and the balance wil be paid as a stipend.


Applicants must be nationals of a country outside the UK and EU and be liable for the overseas rate of tuition fee.  Applicants must be accepted for admission on a full-time basis for one of the eligible programmes listed below:

MSc American History

MSc Contemporary History

MSc History

MSc by Research History I (Arts Division)

MSc by Research History (Scottish History Division)

MSc Intellectual History

MSc Medieval History

MSc Scottish History

Applicants for the MSc Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine Studies  programme may also apply, though priority may be given to those applying for the programmes listed above

Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so. 


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, the overseas equivalent of a UK first-class honours degree.


Information on how to apply will follow shortly.


All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in June 2018.