This prestigious award offers funding for Scottish students and recent graduates to study in the United States. For the academic year 2020-21, the Society offered scholarships to the total value of $70,000.


Candidates must be Scottish by birth or descent, and are expected to have current knowledge of Scotland and Scottish current affairs, and of the Scottish tradition generally. The Society expects its scholars to be good ambassadors for Scotland.

How to apply

Applications are currently closed. It is expected that applications for study in 2021-22 will open in December 2020.