Deadline extended: Friday 8 March 2019 10.00 (GMT)

Please Note: Applications can be submitted electronically to Eve MacDonald or as a hard copy to room 2.07, Scott Russell Building, Heriot-Watt  University Edinburgh Campus EH14 4AS. 

Submissions can be edited up until the new deadline of 8 March 2019.

Named after the first female director of Heriot-Watt University and the driving force behind the University accepting female students 23 years before any other Scottish institution, The Mary Burton Fund exists to support female students from STEM subjects. Applications are requested from students who wish to carry out an extra-curricular project that will further their career in STEM.

The Mary Burton Fund is managed by a committee of representatives from the student, staff and alumni communities. Applications close at 10am on Monday 4th March. In order to be accepted, all applications must be complete on submission, this includes all required references. A decision will be made within 6 weeks of the closing date.  

For more information on the application process please email Eve MacDonald

Read our Application guidelines.

Applications must be typed using our Application form.