The University of Edinburgh invites applications for two studentships within the School of History, Classics and Archaeology open to outstanding UK/EU and Overseas students beginning their master studies in the 2017-18 academic year (commencing September 2017).
The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities. Candidates must have the minimum equivalent of a 2:1 degree at undergraduate level. A good result in a consequent and relevant master degree will also be expected.
Studentships are available to pursue master degree programme within the School of History, Classics and Archaeology.
Worth of Award

  • The Master studentships will provide a stipend of £7,000 per annum, payable in monthly instalments.
  • Awardees are responsible for paying their tuition fees, which are not covered as part of this award, to the University.
  •  The School will award two Edinburgh Scholarships, one Gray Scholarship and two Masters Awards.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship.

  • Applicants must have applied for a Masters programme of study within the School of History, Classics and Archaeology by 15th March 2017.
  • If you have not yet applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh, please do so first. Visit our programmes pages to choose your programme of study and apply online.
  • UK/EU and Overseas students are eligible to apply for these studentships.

How to Apply
The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web-based information portal at
Deadline: The closing date for the scholarship application is March 17, 2017.
Click here for more details and to apply