Postgraduate Talent Scholarships


The University of Glasgow awards Postgraduate Talent Scholarships each academic year to support students who could face financial difficulties in taking up their place to study at the University. The value of each scholarship is £2,000 and they are for students undertaking a one or two year Taught Masters programme, in any of the University’s Colleges. For two year Taught Masters programmes, the scholarship is available in year one only. 


To be eligible applicants must

  • intend to commence a full-time postgraduate Taught Masters programme in September 2019.
  • not previously have undertaken postgraduate study.
  • provide evidence of excellent academic achievement in their undergraduate studies (i.e. 2:1 degree classification, or above).
  • not be in receipt of a University scholarship.
  • be ordinarily resident in Scotland for 3 years prior to the start of their programme for a purpose other than studying and be classified as a ‘Home’ student for fee purposes.
  • provide evidence that their circumstances are such that they may find it difficult to take up a place at the University for financial or other reasons.

Eligible Countries

  • Scotland

Eligible Programmes



Number of scholarships


How to apply

To apply, please complete the online Postgraduate Talent Scholarship Application form before the deadline of Sunday, 4th August 2019. 

Please refer to the application instructions on the form and ensure that you submit any relevant supporting documents, ahead of the application deadline.

Applicants will hear the outcome by the end of August.

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