Scholarships and Student Funding

Staff scholarships

Available scholarships for staff of the University of Edinburgh


The University of Edinburgh offers two scholarships schemes which members of staff can benefit from.

Staff Scholarships Overview

The University of Edinburgh invites applications for a number of scholarships for members of staff to undertake part-time postgraduate study for career enhancement within the University.

The Scheme

Details of the Scheme including programmes covered and conditions of the award.


The selection panel will consider the potential benefits to the individual and the University.


Before applying for a Staff Scholarship you should have received an offer of admission for part-time postgraduate study at the University of Edinburgh.

Children of Employees Undergraduate Scholarships

The University of Edinburgh offers eligible employees the opportunity to apply to a scholarship programme which provides assistance in paying undergraduate tuition fee costs for their children.