Scholarships and Student Funding

George David Family Scholarships

The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) is offering two scholarships to prospective postgraduates resident in Greece or Cyprus.

Award

The scholarship is worth £8,000 and will be deducted from tuition fees. The scholarship is tenable for one year for full time MSc students and tenable for three years for PhD full time students subject to satisfactory progress. Part time awards will be pro rata.

Eligibility

The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is accepted for admission onto an eligible part-time or full-time MSc or PhD programme at the University of Edinburgh commencing in 2017-2018.  Applicants must have applied for one of the following programmes:

  • an eligible MSc programme (see below): or
  • PhD in a subject related to the work of the ECCI

Applicants must be resident in Greece or Cyprus at the time of application.

Eligible Masters Programmes
  • LLM Global Environment and Climate Change Law
  • MSc Carbon Finance
  • MSc Carbon Management
  • MSc Ecosystem Services
  • MSc Marine Systems and Policies

Applicants who have already commenced their programme of study on the closing date or studying part-time intermittent or by online distance learning are not eligible for this scholarship.

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.

Applying

Applications for this scholarship are no longer being accepted for 2017-18 as the deadline of 29th April 2017 has now passed.

Notification

All applicants will be notified of the outcome by the end of July 2017.