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 support themselves during their time at University and is funded jointly by the University and the generosity of our Donors.

The Robertson Trust – Journey to Success Scholarships

The Robertson Trust’s Journey to Success Scholarship scheme are currently closed. Please see the Entrance Scholarship Scheme for Undergraduate students commencing their studies in September 2021 for more scholarship opportunities.

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) in September 2021 and who has gained access to their medical degree through the Gateway 2 Medicine (G2M) programme.

Derek Ogston and Margaret Carlaw Music Scholarships

The Music Scholarships are available for students commencing a BMus full-time degree at the University of Aberdeen in September 2021.

Jim Duncan Scholarships

The Jim Duncan scholarships are open to anyone who has decided to go to University to undertake an undergraduate degree after having had a break in their education, or who are resuming their undergraduate studies at the University after an interruption, and require financial assistance. The scholarships shall initially be awarded for a two year period of the undergraduate course in order to give security to the scholars awarded.  Thereafter, the scholar may apply to have the scholarship renewed on an annual basis. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of financial need and hardship, and academic potential. Applications from medical students would be particularly welcome.

Two scholarships will be awarded to eligible students commencing their full-time degree at the University of Aberdeen in September 2021.

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.