Scholarships and Student Funding

School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Several scholarships are available for qualified students.

AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral Award

Fully funded AHRC SGSAH CDA Studentship: “Slavery and Race in the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1768-1860): A Text Mining Approach”

Muriel Smith Scholarship

One award for applicants studying a Masters in French or Hispanic Studies, or Translation Studies, specialising in French or Spanish.

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

The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures will offer a studentship for applicants who are pursuing a Masters or PhD programme in Japanese studies in the 2021-2022 academic year.

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.

PhD European Research Studentship

This European Research Council award offers one studentship to an academically outstanding candidate who is intending to study on a PhD programme.