Scotland's Saltire Scholarship

Edinburgh Napier has a number of scholarships for students from Canada, China, Hong Kong, India, Pakistan or the United States of America.

About the scholarship

The scheme offers up to 100 awards, each worth £4,000. These are towards the tuition fees of successful applicants, for any one year of full-time study.

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships is a programme of scholarships run by the Scottish Government, in partnership with Edinburgh Napier University.


In order to be eligible to apply, you must:

  • have a conditional or unconditional offer to study on an eligible course at Edinburgh Napier
    • full time
    • undergraduate, masters or PhD 
    • creative industries, life sciences, technology, financial services and renewable and clean energy
  • be a citizen of Canada, People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, India, Pakistan or the United States of America
  • be able to demonstrate that you 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.

How to apply

Applications for academic year 2017/18 are now closed. Information on how to apply for 2018/19 will be posted on this website in due course.

Further information

Contact the Saltire Scholarships office to submit your application, or if you have any questions about the scheme.

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