Education is GREAT India Scholarships

This joint funding initiative with the British Council aims to support exceptional students from India in furthering their education in the UK. This scholarship is currently closed.

Scholarship details

This scholarship is currently closed.

The GREAT India Scholarships are a joint initiative between the British Council and UK universities to support exceptional students from India in furthering their education in the UK and to become brand ambassadors for UK higher education in India.

If successful, you will receive the award as a reduction in your overall tuition fee and will therefore not be eligible for any other Edinburgh Napier University scholarship, such as the South Asia Scholarships. 

Eligibility criteria

To be considered, applicants must:

  • display the relevant academic and English language criteria of their chosen course by having a conditional or unconditional offer of study to Edinburgh Napier University in place by the 28th March 2018 deadline  

How to apply

Applicants who meet all the eligibility criteria above by 28th March 2018 will be assessed by a university panel and shortlisted based on their overall academic profile, including supporting documentation such as references and personal statements.

Candidates will be emailed with notification they have been shortlisted by 28th April 2018 with further information.

There is no requirement to contact the University to ask to be put forward for nomination.

The successful candidate will be notified before 30th June 2018.

Application deadline

28th March 2018

Further information

For more information please visit the British Council India website or contact