Accommodation Scholarship for Freshmen from the USA

Edinburgh Napier University is offering a scholarship for 1 year* of University housing to an incoming freshman from the USA at the Bainfield accommodation site in September 2018.

*The award winner will live in a standard en-suite room at the Bainfield accommodation facilities for 39 weeks (from September 2018 – May 2019).


In order to be eligible for this award, you must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States of America
  • Hold a valid offer to study a 4 year undergraduate degree at Edinburgh Napier University starting in September 2018
  • Have earned a 3.0 GPA or higher in your high school diploma
    • If you are currently completing your high school diploma and are on track to achieve a minimum 3.0 GPA, you are eligible to apply

If you have previously been granted a scholarship or fee reduction from Edinburgh Napier University, you are not eligible to apply for this award.

Selection procedure

  1. Submit a 500-word blog post on the following topic:
    • Which item from home will you be sure to bring with you to University housing and why?

     2. Download and complete the scholarship form.

Send the blog post and scholarship form to Aly Stewart at by midnight 1 April 2018 (British Time).

The winner will be notified by email no later than 20 April 2018.

If successful, the scholarship amount will be shown on the Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) email that we issue for your Tier 4 Visa application.

Scholarship form