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 Scholarship Award for 2023-24 entry.

School of History, Classics and Archaeology Masters Scholarships

The School is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates for an exciting range of Masters scholarships designed to attract the best and brightest candidates to study in Edinburgh.

Royal Historical Society

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

The Sheila Cannell Postgraduate Award

One award will be made to an applicant accepted onto a one year on campus History Masters programme within the School of History, Classics and Archaeology.

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 2022-2023 academic year.

Jenny Balston Scholarship

The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is accepted for admission in 2022-2023 on a full-time basis for a PhD in History (i.e. History, Scottish History, Economic and Social History).