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 (£2,000-£5,000) to Canadian men and women for the academic year commencing in September 2020.

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 four Commonwealth Shared Scholarships to offer for the 2020-2021 academic year.

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.

Principal's Career Development PhD Scholarships

The University will offer 45 PhD scholarships for students starting their PhD research at the University in the 2020-2021 academic session.

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.