Saltire Scholarships 2018 for Higher Education in Uk – Application, Dates
Saltire Scholarships 2018 Application Form
Saltire Scholarships 2018 for Higher Education: Scottish Government and Scottish Higher Education Institutions is offering Saltire Scholarships for students of Canada, India, Pakistan, USA or the People’s Republic of China.
Saltire Scholarships 2018 Important Dates
The deadline for scholarship applications is May 27th, 2018 (Sunday) midnight (GMT)
About the Scholarship
Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships is a Program of scholarships offered by the Scottish Govt. in collaboration with Scottish Universities in the areas of science, technology, creative industries, healthcare and medical sciences, and renewable and clean energy.
Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships are an incredible opportunity to study in a country with world-leading universities and a long tradition of academic excellence.
Our chosen scholars are people who aspire to become influential leaders in their future careers.
Scholarships are available to citizens of the following countries: Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Pakistan and USA.
Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate, masters or PhD degree level at any of Scotland’s higher education institutions.
The scholarships are designed to support the promotion of Scotland as a learning nation and a science nation.
List of Subjects
Science, technology, creative industries, financial services, renewable and clean energy.
The scheme offers up to 50 awards, each worth £8000, towards tuition fees for any one year of full-time study on a postgraduate Masters Program at any of Scotland’s higher education institutions.
Saltire Scholarship 2018 Eligibility Criteria
In order to be eligible for a Saltire Scholarship, Applicants must:
Have a conditional or unconditional offer of a place at a Scottish university on an eligible course before an application can be considered.
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).
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.
Saltire Scholarships Application Form 2018
The mode of application is online (www.scotland.org).
The application process for 2018 opened on and will close at midnight on Sunday May 27th 2018. Successful applicants will hear from their institution in due course.
As one of our Saltire Scholars, you’ll act as an ambassador not only for the Saltire Scholarships programme, but also for Scotland. You can find out more about these aspects of the scholarship in the requirements page.
For further information, please email – ScotlandsSaltireScholarships@scotland.gsi.gov.uk.