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Postgraduate Merit Scholarship

Key Facts

Fee status

England, Northern Ireland, Wales, European Union, Scotland

Level

Postgraduate (taught)

Deadline

Number of awards

Multiple

Value of awards

£2,000 for full-time and pro rata for part-time study

Your country/region

All EU

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.

Background information

Our Postgraduate Merit Scholarship is available to Postgraduate students from the UK or European Union who have received a First Class Honours degree (or equivalent) and are studying on an eligible course.

The scholarship has a value of £2,000, which is paid in two instalments at the end of each semester. See below for full eligibility details and information on how to apply.

Eligibility and availability

  • Available to any UK or European Union student with a First Class Honours degree (or equivalent). 
  • Not available to students studying postgraduate certificates, diplomas or modules.
  • Only available to self-funded students paying tuition fees to the University of Stirling. MSc Sport NutritionMSc Housing (Dissertation only) and MSc Social Work Studies are not eligible for the merit scholarship.

How do I apply?

Your eligibility will be automatically identified after enrolment. We'll then contact you and ask you to send a copy of your degree certificate and academic transcript to graduate.admissions@stir.ac.uk.

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