Scholarships and bursaries for UK campuses
Each year, hundreds of students enhance their educational experience through a variety of Heriot-Watt and externally funded Scholarships, including opportunities funded by the University’s generous Alumni community, based all over the globe.
The University supports scholarship provision with:
- £10m to support fees Scholarships (including £3m for rest of UK (RUK) students).
- £1.5m to support maintenance (living cost) bursaries for RUK students.
- £7.5m to support Scholarships and Bursary payments to home/EU/overseas students.
New scholarships for 2017/18
If you plan to study in Scotland from 2017/18, you may be eligible for one of our 72 new Heriot-Watt scholarships. Successful Scholars will benefit from a fee reduction in one of three categories:
- Heriot-Watt Distinction Scholarships – 100% reduction (for overseas applicants only)
- Heriot-Watt Excellence Scholarships – 50% reduction (for overseas applicants only)
- Heriot-Watt Merit Scholarships – 25% reduction (for overseas applicants), £2,000 reduction (for Home/EU/Rest of UK applicants)