Harilela Scholarship

Established in 2013, ‘The Drs Padma and Hari Harilela Scholarship Fund’ will be used to provide international scholarships for students wishing to study at Edinburgh Napier University, in the UK.

Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships

A limited number of concurrent scholarships are available, based on merit and need, to students from China and Hong Kong, who wish to study full-time undergraduate or postgraduate programmes at Edinburgh Napier University campuses in the UK.  

Successful applicants will be awarded a scholarship up to their full fee value, paid directly to the University’s fees office, for the duration of their course. Payments will be made in October of each year upon confirmation of enrollment and are dependent on passing all required examinations and coursework.  The funding will cease immediately if an awarded student withdraws from their course.

Submitting your Application

Applications close midnight, Tuesday 31st March 2020
Whenever possible, applicants are encouraged to apply before the deadline as scholarships will be awarded, on merit, on a first come, first serve basis

Alongside the completed the completed Scholarship Application Form, you must provide the following supporting documents:
  • A copy of photo identification (passport or national ID card).
  • A signed supporting statement from your supervisor/lecture/other academic referee.

Please email your completed scholarship application form and supporting documents to development@napier.ac.uk or post to the address below:

Benjamin Waite, Development & External Relations, Edinburgh Napier University, Room 5.B.24, Sighthill Campus, Sighthill Court, Edinburgh, EH11 4BN.

Frequently asked questions

What can be submitted as photo identification? Passport or national ID card.

If my application is successful, how will the scholarship be paid? The award for successful applicants will be paid directly towards their course fees.

Can I appeal if my application is unsuccessful? No, all decisions made by the Schools and the Scholarships and Mobility Grants Committee are final.

Can I submit photocopies of my relevant supporting documents? Only photocopies of relevant supporting evidence should be submitted with your application. The Edinburgh Napier University cannot accept responsibility of original documentation.