Andrew Grant Postgraduate Scholarship Programmes

Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) is currently accepting application Andrew Grant PG Scholarships. The scholarships will be given to students applying master degree program at one of the five schools;School of Art; School of Design; ESALA (Architecture and Landscape Architecture); History of Art; and the Reid School of Music.

Scholarship Description
Andrew Grant, born 1830 in Leith, was an established international businessman, liberal politician, landowner and an alumnus of the University of Edinburgh. Between 1907 and 1909, he gifted £10,000 towards the construction of the new Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) and left around £350,000 to The Andrew Grant Bequest, to benefit students of the college which it continues to do. Our Schools offer a rich and vibrant postgraduate community with a broad range of postgraduate programmes and academic research interests.

Award Value
We are offering 10 scholarships, for the sum of £9,500 each, 2 awards per ECA School. These awards will be tenable for one academic year and will be automatically deducted from your tuition fee with any remaining funds being awarded towards living costs

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in the field that related to Architecture, art and music.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United Kingdom.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • The scholarships will be awarded to new applicants who have applied for admission to a postgraduate Masters or Masters by Research degree programme of study at the University commencing in September 2020.
  • Both taught Masters and Masters by Research programmes are eligible for this award. Applications will be considered from UK/EU/Overseas applicants wishing to study full-time/part-time/online distance learning programmes.
  • Part-time students and students on PG programmes longer than one year may apply but must be aware that this funding is for one year only, therefore, students are advised to budget accordingly.
  • Master of Architecture (MArch) applicants and MPhil applicants are not eligible to apply. Students who are already on programme are not eligible to apply.
  • If wishing to commence a new PG programme of study in September 2020 you must ensure that you have fully completed and submitted your PG programme application for admission using the University’s online system by no later than 24 February 2020.
  • Scholarship applications from prospective students which are not supported by a fully completed PG programme application and not submitted by the deadlines above will not be considered for funding.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Submission Deadline
2 March 2020.

Website and Application Link

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