Scholarships and Student Funding

Other Funding

Information of external funding opportunities available to prospective postgraduate international students.

Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund

The Trustees of the Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund (CCSF) are pleased to announce the availability of funds for awards worth £5,000 to Canadian students for the academic year commencing in September 2021.

Chevening Scholarships

Chevening scholarships are the UK government's global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations.

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP)

The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) is responsible for managing Britain’s contribution to the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP).

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

The University of Edinburgh has two Commonwealth Shared Scholarships to offer for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Edinburgh Doctoral College Scholarships

The University will offer PhD scholarships for students starting their PhD research at the University in the 2022-2023 academic session.

Global Education Scholarship for Russian Students

Scholarships are available to Russian citizens planning to study a postgraduate programme of study at the University of Edinburgh.

Scotland's Saltire Scholarships

The Scottish Government, in partnership with Scottish Higher Education institutions, is offering a number of scholarships for postgraduate one year Masters study in any subject offered by the University.

Health Data Research UK

Health Data Research UK in partnership with the Alan Turing Institute are offering studentships on PhD programmes in Health Data Science commencing in September 2021.

ScottishPower Scholarships

ScottishPower will provide scholarships for the 2021-2022 academic year for postgraduate studies at universities in the United Kingdom.