University of Edinburgh Awards
University of Edinburgh Awards cards
Alice Brown PhD Scholarship
Follow in the footsteps of one of Scotland’s most influential modern figures in social and political science with this six-year part-time PhD scholarship.
Chrystal Macmillan PhD Scholarship
This scholarship supports students who aspire to influence social change. We offer it as a three-year full-time or six-year part-time scholarship.
Shine a light on the experiences of sole carers with this scholarship, which supports postgraduate social work research on one-parent families.
School of Social and Political Science PhD Scholarship
This award will support you to be part of the next generation of social science thought leaders. It is available to students researching any area within the School of Social and Political Science.
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Research Award - Social and Political Science
The College Research Student Awards scheme is designed for high-quality students applying for PhD research.
Edinburgh Doctoral College Scholarship - School of Social and Political Science
The University offers these scholarships for students starting their PhD research here.
Nyerere Postgraduate Scholarship
The Centre of African Studies provides the Nyerere Scholarship for an applicant to our MSc in Africa and International Development programme. Availability for the 2024/25 academic year is yet to be advised. Please re-visit this page regularly for updates.
John Peterson Memorial Scholarship
This new award has been set up in memory of University of Edinburgh’s International Relations Professor, John Peterson. The John Peterson Memorial Scholarship will support one PhD scholarship in Politics and International Relations, with a particular focus on PhD study in areas linked to EU politics, US foreign policy, and transatlantic relations.