Scholarships and Student Funding

School of History, Classics and Archaeology

In addition to school funding, there are a variety of private resources available.

School of History, Classics and Archaeology Doctoral Scholarships

The School is delighted to invite applications from outstanding candidates for its Doctoral Scholarships Awards for 2020-2021 entry.

School of History, Classics and Archaeology Masters Scholarships

The School will offer Masters scholarships and studentships designed to attract the best and brightest candidates to study in Edinburgh.

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.

The William R McFarlane Scholarship

The Migration and Diaspora Hub at the Edinburgh Centre for Global History (ECGH) invites applications for the William R. McFarlane Scholarship from candidates who meet the relevant criteria and are accepted onto a PhD programme in the School of History, Classics and Archaeology commencing in the academic year 2019-2020.

Royal Historical Society

The Society offers a number of research grants for postgraduate research.

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 2020-2021 academic year.