Scholarships and Student Funding

Edinburgh Law School & Cameron PhD Studentships

A small number of scholarships are available for outstanding students undertaking a full-time PhD in the Law School commencing in September 2018.


Each studentship covers the UK/EU rate of tuition fee and a generous stipend. These are tenable for three years, subject to satisfactory academic progress.


The studentship is open to applicants who have applied to study a full-time PhD in Law commencing in 2018-2019.  Successful applicants will be expected to firmly accept the offer at the time when the results of the application process are announced. Candidates who already have an offer of financial sponsorship from elsewhere will not eligible.

 Applicants of any nationality are eligible to apply.


The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have the minimum equivalent of a 2:1 degree at undergraduate level.  A good result in a consequent and relevant Masters degree will also be expected.


Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application

Please note you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh.

The scholarship deadline is 30th April 2018: you are strongly advised to ensure that you have submitted your application for admission at least five working days before this date.

The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal at

When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password. If you require assistance, please go to

Selection Procedure

Applications will be considered on the basis of the scholarship application submitted and a ranking carried out by relevant members of academic staff in the Law School.

 All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of May 2018.

If you have any questions, please contact