Scholarships and Student Funding

School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Several scholarships are available for qualified students.

Muriel Smith Scholarship

The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for a postgraduate scholarship to be awarded in 2022-2023.

William Hunter Sharpe Memorial Scholarships

One or more scholarships will be available to postgraduate students who are accepted onto the full-time MSc Creative Writing programme.

Funding for Japanese Studies

Designed to support the development of Japanese Studies in the UK.

John Orr Research Award

The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures will offer one award for research in any romance literature, language or dialect.

Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies PhD Scholarship

The Department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for one PhD scholarship in any area within its expertise.

The Hugh Goddard PhD Studentship

The HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World at the University of Edinburgh is offering The Hugh Goddard PhD Studentship in Inter-Religious Relations in a Globalised Muslim World, for a January 2022 start. The studentship is named in honour of the Founding Director of the Edinburgh Alwaleed Centre in recognition of his ground-breaking work on Islam and inter-religious relations.