Apply for Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships: Get Scholarships worth £4,000!

Deadline: 1 May 2016

Applications are open for the Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships (SSS) programme. The scholarships are designed to support the promotion of Scotland as a learning nation and a science nation and targeted at the priority sectors of creative industries, life sciences, technology, financial services and renewable and clean energy.

Priority Subject Areas

  • Architecture
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Clean and Renewable Energy
  • Communications, Media and Culture
  • Design
  • Earth Sciences
  • Financial Services
  • Music and the Performing Arts
  • Physical and Life Sciences
  • Technology

Funding Information

The scheme offers up to 100 awards, each worth £4,000 towards the tuition fees of successful applicants.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must:

  • Be a citizen of Canada, India, Pakistan, USA or the People’s Republic of China (Hong Kong also being eligible as it is a Special Administrative Region of China).
  • Have a conditional or unconditional offer of a place at a Scottish university on an eligible course before an application can be considered.
  • Be able to demonstrate that they can meet the costs of living in Scotland and the remaining tuition fees.
  • Not have previously studied for a full undergraduate degree in Scotland.
  • Not have previously received a Saltire Scholarship.
  • The course must be an undergraduate, Masters or PhD level course in one of the following broad subject areas (mentioned above).
  • Courses must be full time and delivered in Scotland. Online, distance learning or courses delivered at a Scottish university campus overseas are not eligible for the scholarship.

How to Apply

Applicants must fill the application form via given website.

For more information, please visit Saltire Scholarships.