St Leonard’s Postgraduate College Doctoral Scholarship – Application Period Open

St Leonard’s Doctoral and Postgraduate College is pleased to offer one fully-funded doctoral scholarship to support a student who previously attended a widening participation scheme or undertook undergraduate study at St Andrews on a financial needs-based scholarship, and wishes to continue to a doctoral degree.

Applications are welcome from prospective doctoral students from the UK who meet one of the following conditions:

  • Attended the University of St Andrews for undergraduate degree and received a financial needs-based scholarship or attended a widening participation scheme (e.g. Sutton Trust).
  • Attended another university for undergraduate degree and participated in a widening participation scheme (e.g. Sutton Trust).

The scholarship is open to eligible UK students joining an doctoral degree in any subject starting in the 2020-21 academic year. The scholarship is funded by St Leonard’s Postgraduate College and is intended to contribute to efforts to widen participation at postgraduate level.


Applications must be submitted by 31 March 2020. Full details are now available online at