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University of Aberdeen - Elphinstone PhD Scholarship

General information on this scholarship

University of Aberdeen
Elphinstone PhD Scholarship

General Description

To celebrate the 500th anniversary of The University of Aberdeen founder, Bishop William Elphinstone, a £5 million scholarship scheme has been established. These scholarships address all high achieving students intending to pursue their PhD studies at the University of Aberdeen. Scholars will not pay tuition fees, and they’ll also benefit maintenance grants…


Eligible candidates are holders of a first class or upper second class honours degree from a UK university (or equivalent), and holders of a Master’s degree with commendation or distinction.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: