Scholarships and Funding

Scholarships and Funding
Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships (University's main UG scholarship scheme)

The University of Aberdeen is committed to attracting the very best students, regardless of their financial circumstances. Our Entrance Scholarship Scheme aims to help students to support themselves during their time at University and is funded jointly by the University and the generosity of our Donors. The scheme for 2023 entry is now open. 

Closing date - Friday 12 May

The Robertson Trust – Journey to Success Scholarships

Working in conjunction with the University the Robertson Trust’s Journey to Success Scholarship scheme helps promising youngsters to overcome financial and social barriers to gain the university education they deserve and the career they aspire to.

Closing date - Friday 12 May

Cormack Family Foundation Gateway 2 Medicine Scholarships

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of widening access criteria and financial need to a student commencing a degree in Medicine (MBChB) and who has gained access to their medical degree through the Gateway 2 Medicine (G2M) programme.

Closing date - Friday 12 May

Aberdeen Medics Scholarship Fund – Gateway 2 Medicine

The scholarship will support a student studying a medical degree (MBChB) who has gained access to their medical degree through the G2M programme. Students must be currently registered on the Gateway 2 Medicine scheme to be eligible for this scholarship and be due to commence their Medical degree in September 2023.

Closing date - Friday 12 May

The Margaret Carlaw Music Scholarship

The scholarship is open to students commencing a BMus, BMus (Ed) or BMus (Community Music) undergraduate full-time degree at the University of Aberdeen in September 2023.

Closing date - Tuesday 1 August

ICSAS Foundation Bursary/Mentoring Support

The ICAS Foundation Programme provides an all-encompassing range of support for students planning to study accounting or finance at university. It aims to support academically talented young people from family backgrounds with limited resources, who wish to attend university but may not have the means to do so without additional financial support.

Closing Date: Wednesday 31 May

University of Aberdeen Development Trust Sports Bursary Scheme

The Alumni Sports Bursary Scheme runs on an annual basis and exists to assist talented individuals to maintain their high sporting standards while in full-time study, supporting up to 20 Scholars competing at or close to National level per year.