Scholarships and Student Funding

UK Government and other external funding

UK Government funding as well as additional sources of financial support which available across the disciplines.

Postgraduate Loans (SAAS) (Scotland and EU)

The Scottish Government offers postgraduate loans to those who are due to commence a taught Masters or Diploma programme of study in the 2018-2019 academic session.

STEM Teacher Education Bursaries

Bursaries are available for students undertaking a one year Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) Initial Teacher Education (ITE) programme in Scotland.

Postgraduate Loans (PGL) (England)

The UK government offers a postgraduate loan scheme for UK Nationals (and those with settled status in the UK) who have most recently been resident in England.

Postgraduate Doctoral Loans (England)

The UK government has announced that from 2018-2019 academic session a postgraduate doctoral loan scheme will be introduced for UK Nationals (and those with settled status in the UK) who have most recently been resident in England.

Postgraduate Doctoral Loans (Wales)

The Welsh government has announced that from 2018-2019 academic session a Postgraduate Doctoral Loan scheme will be introduced for UK Nationals (and those with settled status in the UK) who have most recently been resident in Wales.

Postgraduate Loans (PGL) (Northern Ireland)

The Northern Ireland government has introduced a postgraduate loan scheme for UK Nationals (and those with settled status in the UK) who have most recently been resident in Northern Ireland.

Postgraduate Loans (PGL) (Wales)

The Welsh government offers a postgraduate loan scheme for UK Nationals (and those with settled status in the UK) who have most recently been resident in Wales.

Carnegie PhD Scholarships

The Carnegie Trust offers a number of scholarships each year to academically excellent candidates who are intending to study on a PhD programme at any University in Scotland, as well as the Carnegie-Cant-Morgan PhD Scholarships and the Caledonian Research Foundation Scholarships

Perfect Storms: Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarships

The University of Edinburgh invites applications from exceptional candidates for a doctoral research project that addresses a ‘Perfect Storm’.

ScottishPower Scholarships

Scholarships are available for study in the area of Energy and Environment in the UK in 2018-19

Anglo-Danish Society Scholarships

For the academic year 2018- 2019 the Society is inviting applications from students undertaking post-graduate courses.

British Federation of Women Graduates

The British Federation of Women Graduates (BFWG) has limited funds to make awards to women graduates in their third year (or part-time equivalent) of doctoral research at the time the award is given out.

The Edgar Pye Research Scholarship

The Edgar Pye Research Scholarship supports the undertaking of original agricultural research.

Cross Trust

Erasmus+

FindAMasters Scholarships

FindAPhD Scholarships

Professional and Career Development Loans