Scholarships and Funding

Scholarships and Funding
Rest of UK (RUK) Undergraduate Scholarship – 2023 Entry

We recognise that being a student can be costly and therefore we offer a generous suite of scholarships to eligible students from England, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Wales. These are awarded automatically to all students who meet the academic and/or financial criteria and are paying the Rest of UK tuition fee rate. 

Our scheme is currently live for all eligible students commencing full time undergraduate degree study in September 2023.

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 2022.
Closing Date – Monday 5th September 2022

Jim Duncan Scholarships

The Jim Duncan scholarships are open to applicants commencing an undergraduate degree in September 2022, after having had a break in their education of more than one year, or who are resuming their undergraduate studies at the University after an interruption of more than one year, and who require financial assistance. The scholarships shall initially be awarded for a two year period in order to give security to the scholars.  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 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 2022.

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.