All available scholarships

Wrestling with social value: an examination of methods and approaches for heritage management and conservation

The University of Stirling is offering a funded PhD Studentship in collaboration with Historic Environment Scotland (HES). The studentship provides costs of Home/EU fees and student maintenance (at AHRC rates) for 3 years of PhD study. International students are welcome to apply, but will be liable for the difference between Home and International fees. The successful candidate will be expected to commence study on 1 January 2018.

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GREAT- MSc Media Management University Scholarship - India 2018

GREAT Scholarship

‌Communications, Media and Culture within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University of Stirling are delighted to partner with GREAT Scholarships India to offer one student on the MSc in Media Management the opportunity to be awarded the GREAT Britain Scholarships India 2018. GREAT Britain Scholarships India is a joint programme part funded through GREAT funds and part funded by the University of Stirling's Faculty of Arts and Humanities. One GREAT Britain India Scholarships will be awarded to a student on the MSc in Media Management in 2018/19.

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Dee Amy-Chinn Scholarship

We are delighted to announce a scholarship for the Msc/Mlitt in Gender studies (Applied), funded by the family of our much-loved and much-missed colleague Dr Dee Amy-Chinn. 

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Gender Studies Community Bursaries

The University of Stirling is delighted to announce the Gender Studies Community Bursary scheme for study beginning in September 2018.

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AHRC Doctoral Studentships 2018-19

The University of Stirling is part of a consortium, the AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership Scotland (AHRC DTP Scotland), which has been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities. 

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John Robert Hamilton Memorial Scholarship

The John Robert Hamilton Memorial Scholarship is available to give financial support to postgraduate students taking their History Masters degree at the University of Stirling. The annual scholarship of £1,000 is, in the words of the donor Ruth Wright, intended to ‘help to relieve the financial pressures, which make academic life so difficult.’

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University of Stirling and Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) Collaborative PhD Studentships

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) will offer a maximum of three (3) research studentships of ten thousand (10,000) euro per year, with fees covered by Stirling Management School, renewable for two more years to qualified students who want to pursue a Ph.D. at University of Stirling Management School.

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Dorothy Nicol Scholarship

The Dorothy Nicol Scholarship was established in 2012 by Professor Douglas Brodie in memory of his mother.  He and his partner, Lilian Haire, are supporters of the Aspire to Africa Foundation.

The Dorothy Nicol Scholarship is generously funded to offer £15,250 meeting the overseas tuition fee and will be awarded to a student from Sub-Saharan Africa joining any Masters course within the Management school in September 2018.

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Bursaries of up to £10,000 payable over four years available

ICAS Foundation Scholarships

The ICAS Foundation offers bursaries of up to £2,500 per academic year for students studying an accountancy or finance degree. Students with parental income below £34,000 are eligible to apply.

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Karen Napier Scholarship - MSc Investment Analysis

Two Karen Napier Scholarships are generously funded by the Karen Napier Charity and the University of Stirling Management School in memory of Karen, a graduate of the MSc in Investment Analysis. Each Scholarship will meet the course tuition fees and will also provide a maintenance award of £3,500.

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Wauton Scholarship

The Wauton Scholarship provides £2,000 funding for a Home/EU student towards tuition fees on MSc Investment Analysis and will be awarded for academic excellence.  The Wauton Scholarship is funded by Hugh Wauton, a graduate of the MSc Investment Analysis.

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3 year co-funded PhD Studentship

This full time 3 year PhD studentship, starting as soon as possible, and no later than September 2018, is jointly funded by the University of Stirling and by Jim McColl, the Scottish business entrepreneur.

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Stirling Management School International Ambassador Scholarships

Up to two scholarships are available for International students, each with a value of £6,000. The scholarships will be awarded to International fee paying students who wish to study full time on any of the following taught masters courses offered by the University of Stirling Management School:

MSc Finance; MSc International Accounting & Finance; MSc Banking & Finance; MSc Behavioural Science for Management; MSc International Business; MSc International Human Resource Management; MSc Marketing; MSc Business & Management;  MSc Strategic Sustainable Business; MSc Data Science for Business;  MSc Economics for Business & Policy.

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Stirling Management School Home/EU Ambassador Scholarship

One scholarship is available for a Home/EU student with a value of £6,000.  The scholarship will be awarded to a student who wishes to study full time on any of the following taught masters courses offered by the University of Stirling Management School:

MSc Finance; MSc International Accounting & Finance; MSc Banking & Finance; MSc Behavioural Science for Management; MSc International Business; MSc International Human Resource Management; MSc Marketing; MSc Business & Management.

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MBA Emerging Economies Leader for Social Change Scholarship

The MBA Emerging Economies Leader for Social Change Scholarship has a value of £10,000 and will be awarded to a high calibre International student with 3 or more years work experience joining the Stirling MBA in September 2018.   

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MBA Leadership for Sustainable Futures Scholarships

The MBA Leadership for Sustainable Futures Scholarships have a value of £4,000 each and will be awarded to high calibre students of any nationality with 3 or more years work experience joining the Stirling MBA in September 2018.  

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ICAS Foundation – Making a Difference

ICAS Foundation Bursaries 2018

Bursaries of up to £10,000 payable over 4 years available for students studying accountancy or finance.

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Bursaries for MSc Courses in Psychology

The Faculty of Natural Sciences (Psychology) is pleased to be able to offer five £1,000 bursaries to contribute towards fees or maintenance costs for students beginning a taught MSc course in September 2018. All students, including international students, formally accepted onto a 2018-19 MSc programme, are eligible to apply for these awards.  

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International Sports Scholarship Programme

The University of Stirling provides the ideal environment for talented athletes to develop and flourish in their chosen sport, providing expert support and a comprehensive collection of world-class facilities set on our scenic campus.

Our International Sports Scholarship Programme is one of the largest high performance sports programmes in the UK and has supported more than 700 student athletes since its inception in 1981, sending athletes to Olympic, World and Commonwealth Games.

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Sports scholarships for undergraduates from England, Wales, Northern Ireland or Overseas

These scholarships are part of the largest high performance sports programme in the UK, supporting more than 700 student athletes since its inception in 1981, sending athletes to Olympic, World and Commonwealth Games.

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Winning Students

Winning Students logoWinning Students is Scotland's national sports scholarship programme supporting students competing in high performance sport.

In member colleges and universities across Scotland, some of the most talented young athletes - including Olympians, Commonwealth competitors and senior internationalists - are combining their studies and their sport.

Recognising this dedication and determination, Winning Students supports selected athletes with scholarships of up to £5,500 each year, which can be invested in a range of services.

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University of Stirling Postgraduate Merit Scholarship

The University of Stirling is offering any UK or European Union student with a First Class Honours degree (or equivalent) a £2,000 scholarship to study full-time on any taught Masters course. The award is offered on a pro-rata basis for students on part-time study.

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2018/19

University of Stirling PGT Vietnam Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling PGT Vietnam Scholarship.

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a £2,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to full time, self-funding Vietnamese nationals who are classed as international for tuition fee purposes.

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US Student Loans

The University of Stirling is eligible to certify loan applications for the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).

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Chevening Scholarships

Chevening

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government's global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The programme makes awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around the world to study postgraduate courses at universities in the UK.

The Scholarships are awarded to outstanding Scholars with leadership potential. Awards are typically for a one-year Master's degree.

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The Carnegie Trust Undergraduate Vacation Scholarships

Students undertaking an undergraduate degree at a Scottish University, who were born in Scotland, have a parent born in Scotland or who have at least two years of secondary education in Scotland, may apply to the Carnegie Trust for a vacation scholarship.

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Commonwealth Scholarships and Fellowships Programme

If you are from one of the Commonwealth countries (not the Commonwealth of Independent States) you may be eligible for this scheme. Awards are usually made for taught postgraduate programmes and research programmes. Scholarships normally cover tuition fees, travel and living expenses for up to three years.

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Palestinian Refugee Fee Waiver

The University of Stirling is offering one Fee Waiver to a Palestinian applicant who holds an offer of a place on any Postgraduate Masters course for entry in 2018/19.

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Syrian Refugee Fee Waiver

The University of Stirling is offering one Fee Waiver to a Syrian applicant who holds an offer of a place on any Postgraduate Masters course for entry in 2018/9.

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The University of Stirling Undergraduate Choice Scholarship (for students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland)

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse student community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling Undergraduate Choice Scholarship (for students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland).

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2018/19

The University of Stirling Undergraduate Merit Scholarship (for students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland)

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse student community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling Undergraduate Merit Scholarship (for students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland).

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2018/19

Honours Year Scholarship

For 2018 entry, students from England, Northern Ireland and Wales who successfully progress to their fourth year of study at Stirling will be awarded an Honours Year Scholarship covering the full cost of the tuition fees in their final year.

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2018/19

The Aviva Scholarship

Set up by Aviva in partnership with 11 universities, the Aviva Scholarship aims to support outstanding students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate education in the UK, and to experience life and culture in the place we call home.

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International Undergraduate Awards

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling International Undergraduate Scholarship.

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2018/19

INTO University of Stirling JV Progression Scholarships

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the INTO University of Stirling JV Progression Scholarships.

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2018/19

University of Stirling ISS and Study Abroad Alumni Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling ISS and Study Abroad Alumni PGT Scholarship

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2018/19

University of Stirling/Muscat College PGT Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling/Muscat College PGT Scholarship.

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2018/19

University of Stirling/Lingnan University PGT Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling/Lingnan University PGT Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a 20% tuition fee waiver for international students who have graduated from our valued Hong Kong partner, Lingnan University with a University of Stirling undergraduate degree.

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2018/19

University of Stirling/Singapore Institute of Management PGT Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling/Singapore Institute of Management PGT Scholarship.

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a 20% tuition fee waiver for international students who have graduated from our valued Singaporean partner, Singapore Institute of Management, with a University of Stirling undergraduate degree.

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2018/19

University of Stirling PGT Thailand Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling PGT Thailand Scholarship.

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a £2,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to full time, self-funding Thai nationals who are classed as international for tuition fee purposes.

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2018/19

University of Stirling PGT Pakistan Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling PGT Pakistan Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a £2,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to full time, self-funding Pakistani nationals who are classed as international for tuition fee purposes.

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2018/19

University of Stirling PGT Indonesia Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling PGT Indonesia Scholarship.

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a £2,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to full time, self-funding Indonesian nationals who are classed as international for tuition fee purposes.

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2018/19

University of Stirling PGT India Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling PGT India Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a £2,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to full time, self-funding Indian nationals who are classed as international for tuition fee purposes.

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Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships (SSS) is a substantial programme of scholarships, offered on a matched funding basis between the Scottish Government and Scottish Higher Education Institutions. The scheme offers up to 100 awards, each worth £4000. These are towards the tuition fees, for any one year of full time study, on an Undergraduate, Masters or PhD course at any of Scotland’s higher education institutions.

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Carnegie PhD Scholarships

Established in 1901 under a Trust Deed signed by Andrew Carnegie, the Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland aims to provide “funds for improving and extending the opportunities for scientific study and research in the Universities of Scotland”.

For over a century, the Trust has funded student fees, scholarships, bursaries and research grants. It operates across all academic disciplines to encourage wider access to higher education and further research in the Scottish universities.

With annual funding of around £2.5 million, the Trust is one of the largest educational grant giving charities in Scotland. 

Each year, the Trust offers a number of PhD scholarships to support graduates with first class Honours undergraduate degrees from a Scottish university, who wish to pursue three years of postgraduate research leading to a PhD at a university in Scotland.

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Commonwealth Shared Scholarships

The Commonwealth Shared Scholarships scheme is a joint initiative between the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and UK universities designed to support students from developing Commonwealth countries to undertake postgraduate study.

The University of Stirling have been allocated 7 Commonwealth Shared Scholarships awards for the 2018-2019 academic year.  

Eligible programmes include:

MSc Environmental Management (Conservation)

MSc Financial Technology (Fintech)

MSc International Conflict and Cooperation

MSc Sustainable Aquaculture

 

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Santander Masters Scholarships

Since 2012, Santander Universities has supported over 175 University of Stirling students by providing scholarships, travel grants and internships. The University is proud of our partnership with Santander and is grateful for this support which greatly enhances the Stirling experience for our students.

Up to six Santander Masters Scholarships are available to new University of Stirling students for the 2018-19 academic session. Each scholarship has a value of up to £8,000, tenable for one academic year, which will be awarded in the form of a reduction in tuition fees payable to the University of Stirling.

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2018/19

University of Stirling PGT International Excellence Scholarship

As part of our commitment to attracting the very best students to join our diverse international community, we are delighted to offer the University of Stirling PGT International Excellence Scholarship.

This scholarship is awarded in the form of a £4,000 tuition fee waiver and is open to all full time, self-funding students who are classed as international for tuition fee purposes.

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PhD Loans for English residents (available from 2018)

Applicants will be able to apply for a PhD loan if they are a UK national, ordinarily resident in England, beginning a PhD at any UK university in the 2018-19 academic year.

You must also be aged 59 or under and not already hold qualifications at PhD level.

Loans can be combined with funding from your university or other sources, but not with Research Council funding, NHS funding or other direct Government funding.

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The Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program

The Western Union Foundation Global Scholarship Program, also referred to as WU Scholars, is a program designed to support young people and their efforts to pursue a post-secondary education. It is anticipated that around 200 students across the globe will be successful in their application for a WU Scholarship in 2018.

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ESRC-Funded Studentship Opportunties: Scottish Graduate School of Social Science

The University of Stirling is a member institution of the ESRC Scottish Doctoral Training Partnership. The Scottish Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) is led by the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science which facilitates funding, training and support for doctoral students in the social sciences.  The DTP offers a range of studentship awards each year for students to pursue research degrees.  Successful students benefit from a high-value scholarship package, a wealth of supervisory expertise across the social sciences as well as numerous training and development opportunities.

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Santander Doctoral Travel Award

There are a minimum of 5 awards of up to £1000 available to support research travel in countries within the Santander Universities Network.  Available to all current University of Stirling doctoral students.

Eligible activities include: PhD fieldwork and other relevant collaborative research work, student exchange visits and other specialist research training activities (this does not include conferences).  

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