Scholarships at University of St Andrews
|Scotland's Saltire Scholarships|
|Scholarship Name||Scotland's Saltire Scholarships|
|Scholarship amount||£8,000 towards tuition fees.|
|Scholarship Deadline||28 May 2021|
This exciting scholarship opportunity is open to citizens of Canada, China, Japan, Pakistan, India and the USA, and is aimed at encouraging bright, talented and hardworking individuals to live, work and study in Scotland. The scheme awards students who aspire to become influential leaders in their future careers, have wide ranging interests outside their studies and have a desire to broaden their personal and academic experience in Scotland.
Up to 50 awards are available across Scotland, each worth £8,000 towards tuition fees for full time postgraduate Masters programmes in a wide range of subject areas.
Please note that all other postgraduate programmes, including the Graduate Diploma, are not eligible courses for this scholarship. Online, distance learning or courses delivered at a Scottish university campus overseas are also not eligible for the scholarship.
You must be a citizen or permanent resident of either Canada, China (including Hong Kong), Japan, India, Pakistan or USA.
Domicile for fee status
Level of study
Eligible courses at St Andrews are as follows:
All other postgraduate programmes, including the Graduate Diploma, are not eligible courses for this scholarship. Online, distance learning or courses delivered at a Scottish university campus overseas are not eligible for the scholarship.
One of the following broad subject areas: Science, technology, creative industries, healthcare and medical sciences, renewable and clean energy.
What does it cover?
Value (per year)
£8,000 towards tuition fees.
Type of award
Number of awards available
50 awards available across Scotland. Number of St Andrews awards to be confirmed.
How to apply
You must apply for the Saltire Scholarship after you have applied for your chosen course. You will be asked to enter your St Andrews ID number into the Saltire application form. If you do not include a valid St Andrews ID number in your Saltire application, we may be unable to process the application and it may not be accepted.
Scholarship application deadline
28 May 2021
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