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Scholarships at University of Aberdeen

There are 16 scholarships available at University of Aberdeen.

Aberdeen Global Scholarship - India

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

This is a £2,000 tuition fee discount open to eligible self-funded Masters students who are classed as international fee status, additionally, students who are permanently resident in India are eligible for a further £3,000 reduction in tuition fees. This means there is a total of £5,000 available for eligible India-resident students. These scholarships are open to students registering for an on-campus programme, who don’t receive an externally funded scholarship from elsewhere, or any other University of Aberdeen scholarships (excluding awards made by the University of Aberdeen Development Trust). You will be awarded your scholarships as tuition fee discount and the value of the scholarship will be included in your CAS letter. Please check that you have firmly accepted an unconditional offer and that you have sent us confirmation of funding.

Application details

Please note, you do not need to apply for this scholarship, all eligible students will receive the scholarship as a fee discount. There is no deadline as no application is required for this scholarship.

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

5,15,269

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

£2,000 tuition fee discount open to eligible self-funded Masters students who are classed as international fee status; Additionally, students who are permanently resident in India are eligible for a further £3,000 reduction.

All Current PhD Scholarships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

There are many funded PhD opportunities which span all disciplines at University of Aberdeen. Find out more about research institutes: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/research/institutes-centres/index.php Schools include: Business School Divinity, History and Philosophy Education Language, Literature, Music and Visual Culture Law Social Science Biological Science Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition Psychology Engineering Geo-sciences Natural and Computing Sciences Postgraduate Research School Find out more about all opportunities: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php There will be detail on each PhD opportunity to advise you about what you will be required to research, your supervisors, and how to apply

Application details

All application details are on each opportunity. You will find supervisors if you want an informal chat to email on the opportunity page. You will find out the application process and whether there is any separate process to apply for a scholarship. There will be deadline dates on each opportunity.

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

15,22,825

Paid to successful student

Per year

Application deadline

Expected March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December 2021

Leverhulme PhD Scholarships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarships are available for projects and PhD awards in: Carbon Footprint novel uses of organic waste Producing chemical and materials sustainably - economic impacts Policies and Politics - environment and anaerobic digestion Microwave pre-treatment anaerobic digestion Optimum mixing anaerobic digestion using fluid dynamics Heat distillation of liquid phase of anaerobic digestion Synthesis of novel ionic conductors conversion of syngas to oxygenate biogas Carbon negative magnesium carbonate building products Hybrid catalytic systems for sustainable chemical processing Find out more from the opportunities page

Application details

Find out more from the web page of current PhD opportunities

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

15,22,825

Paid to successful student

Per year

Further funding details

Find out more about the Scholarships on the University of Aberdeen website

Application deadline

Expected February 2022

AFZ Giles Scholarship

Level of study

Undergraduate,Postgraduate

Student requirements

You must be a postgraduate and undergraduate student registered for a degree in The School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition can apply. This award is available to home or overseas students displaying academic potential. Applications are accompanied by a CV and letter of support from supervisor. abdn.ac.uk/study/funding/164

Application details

Available until 28th February

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

1,03,054

Paid to successful student

Once

Application deadline

Expected February 2022

Quadrat PhD Doctoral Training Scholarships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

You must be academically excellent to be awarded funding Themes are: Biodiversity Earth Systems Environmental Management You receive: A stipend Fees Research and Training Costs

Application details

Apply via the links on the website

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

103

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

Find out more about the value of the Scholarships from the University of Aberdeen website

Application deadline

Expected February 2022

National Decommissioning Centre - PhD Doctoral Training Studentships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

Find out more about opportunities available in decommissioning energy from the National Decommissioning Centre - Doctoral Training Studentships link. Opportunities exist in: Energy Economics Marine Impacts Financial Risk and Economics Including Liability Bundles Hydrocarbons - Heavy Metals Cleaning and Disposal Re-use Cost Reduction View all opportunities via University of Aberdeen web page: abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php

Application details

Follow links and apply via links on site

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

103

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

Find out more from the National Decommissioning Centre

Application deadline

Expected February 2022

EASTBIO Scholarships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

There are wide ranging opportunities from: The Business School Department of Chemistry Department of Geology School of Biological Sciences School of Engineering School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition School of Psychology School of Social Services Find out more by following the links on the web page: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php

Application details

Find out more about each opportunity: Follow the EASTBIO Scholarships links at: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

9,27,483

Paid to successful student

Per year

Further funding details

Scholarships cover the cost of tuition fees

Application deadline

Expected March, April, May 2021

International Undergraduate Scholarship

Level of study

Undergraduate

Student requirements

If you are studying for a four year degree we will offer you a scholarship which is equivalent to your fourth year tuition fee. If you are studying a five year programme this will apply to your fifth year of study. The bursary excludes Medicine and Dentistry. The scholarship cannot be deferred to 2020, it only applies to 2019

Application details

Further information email: study@abdn.ac.uk Application terms and guidance: abdn.ac.uk/funding/uploads/files/2019_Entry_-_UG_Scholarship_TsCs_Sep_2018.pdf

Funding type

Bursary

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

This scholarship is worth one year’s tuition fee and is open to all international undergraduate students studying for 4 years or more at the University of Aberdeen (excludes Medicine).

Application deadline

Expected June 2021

Postgrad Solutions Bursaries

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

There are various categories for bursaries which include: 2 x UK Bursaries 2 x European Bursaries 2 x General US Bursaries 1 x Engineering Bursary 1 x Computer Science / IT Bursary 1 x Distance Learning 1 x English Language Bursary 1 x PhD / Research 2 x Business Masters 2 x Global LLM

Application details

Find out more from University of Aberdeen funding database

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

51,527

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

A bursary worth £500 open to students from anywhere in the world.

Application deadline

Expected September 2021

Voice Talent Online Scholarship Competition

Level of study

Undergraduate,Postgraduate

Student requirements

This is a competition which you can enter by writing a blog article titled "Voicing your Brand."

Application details

Find out more about the competition from University of Aberdeen funding database or Voice Talent Online.

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

1,03,054

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

A student competition prize of 1000 USD.

Application deadline

Expected January 2022

ESRC - DTP Studentship Competition 2020

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

Applications are invited for the following routes: Accountancy, Findance, Business and Management Economic and Social History Education Health, Families, Relationships and Demographic Change Human Geography Environment and Urban Planning Linguistics Psychology Sociology You must meet residency criteria for EU or UK residency You must hold a 2:1 degree You must have a conditional offer for a PhD programme at the University of Aberdeen You must be nominated by the University to be considered for the award

Application details

Discuss the award with your potential supervisors at the University of Aberdeen and complete an application form, existing transcript, CV and one academic reference

Funding type

Bursary and fees coverage

Bursary value

1,03,054

Paid to successful student

Once

Application deadline

Expected January 2022

CB Davidson Fund

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

This is a fund that provides limited financial support for postgraduate students (taught and research) within the Law School. Applicants must satisfy one of the four criteria below in order to be eligible. You must have applied to study or currently study Law at either research (PhD/LLM by Research) or taught level (LLM) at the University of Aberdeen - Form 1. You must be a current student of the University of Aberdeen studying Law at either research (PhD/LLM by Research) or taught level (LLM) and propose to study abroad - Form 2; You must be a member of staff from non-UK higher education institution proposing to lecture at the University of Aberdeen - Form 3. You must be a member of staff of the University of Aberdeen wishing to study foreign law or legal practice and who has exhausted the possibility of funding from (a) external bodies and (b) Departmental funds. – Form 4. Please note that online programmes are excluded from the remit of the Trust. Applicants must submit the relevant completed forms and supply all necessary documents by the applicable deadline.

Application details

The closing dates are 31 March and the 30 September each year. There are 4 (four) forms available. Applicants must submit the form corresponding to their eligibility. Applications will not be considered unless submitted with a Curriculum Vitae (CV), two references and an academic transcript. Students already registered at Aberdeen must include at least one reference from academic staff at the University of Aberdeen. Please make sure that you submit the relevant application form together with all necessary documents before the deadline. For further information please see the University's website. Please ensure that you read the information document before applying. Completed application forms and documents should be returned to: PGT Support Team, School of Law, Taylor Building, D49B, Aberdeen, AB24 3UB or by email to law-pg-enquiries@abdn.ac.uk. Applications will be considered by the appropriate Committee in April (for the March deadline) and in October/November (for the September deadline). Thereafter applicants will be advised in writing of the outcome of their application at the start of May/November respectively. Thereafter applicants will be advised in writing of the outcome of their application in the middle of May/November respectively.

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

2,57,634

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

This fund provides financial support for graduates in law from outside the UK to study in Aberdeen - AND - for students and graduates of the University of Aberdeen who wish to travel outside of the UK for research purposes.

Application deadline

31 March 2021, 30 September 2021

Elphinstone PhD Scholarships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

Find out more about when Elphinstone Scholarships are available from: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php Elphinstone Scholarships can be available across a wide range of disciplines which include, business, accountancy, economics, marketing, social sciences, arts, engineering, IOT, Big Data, real estate and more...

Application details

Find out about each opportunity by following the links from: abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php

Funding type

Bursary

Further funding details

Find out about when Elphinstone Scholarships are running from University of Aberdeen PhD opportunities page

Aberdeen Alumni Discount

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

You must have a full degree from University of Aberdeen. Find out more about which degrees are eligible for the discount on the University of Aberdeen Funding Database

Application details

Apply via the University Alumni Office: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/alumni/ Email: alumni@abdn.ac.uk Guidance abdn.ac.uk/funding/uploads/files/alumni_discount_scheme_2017.pdf Application https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/forms/alumni-discount/

Funding type

Bursary

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

20% for all graduates on full cost of postgraduate taught programme

Aberdeen Global Scholarship

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

You will be awarded your scholarships as tuition fee discount and the value of the scholarship will be included in your CAS letter. Please check that you have firmly accepted an unconditional offer and that you have sent us confirmation of funding.

Application details

Please note, you do not need to apply for this scholarship, all eligible students will receive the scholarship as a fee discount. There is no deadline as no application is required for this scholarship.

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

2,06,107

Paid to successful student

Once

Further funding details

The £2,000 scholarship is open to international fees students registering for on-campus programmes who don’t receive an externally funded scholarship from elsewhere.

Elphinstone Scholarships

Level of study

Postgraduate

Student requirements

Opportunities will vary in requirements

Application details

Find out more about the exciting PhD opportunities on offer at University of Aberdeen There are various deadlines for each subject area. Find out more from the link for Elphinstone Scholarships 2019

Funding type

Bursary

Bursary value

20,611

Paid to successful student

Per year

Further funding details

A tuition fee based on academic merit for PhD opportunities