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Sanctuary Scholarships for Postgraduate Students at St. Andrews in UK 2020

St Andrews University in the UK invites applications for Sanctuary Scholarships, specifically designed to support undergraduate and postgraduate applicants who are seeking sanctuary in the UK, in the 2020/21 academic year.

The University is committed to attracting the very best students, and to providing a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for everyone in our community

Worth of Award

  • Postgraduate Taught courses up to £22,000
  • Postgraduate Research up to £15,000
  • Flexible funding which can be allocated towards Tuition or Maintenance depending on Government/other funding provided


The Sanctuary Scholarship is open to any applicant that meets one of the following Home Office categories at fee assessment stage starting a new course of study:

  • Asylum Seeker
  • Refugee
  • Humanitarian protection
  • Limited leave to remain
  • Discretionary Leave to remain
  • Asylum seekers will be assessed as Home (Scotland/EU) fee status

How to Apply

  • This scholarship is available for application through the Scholarships and Funding catalogue. Current students can access Scholarships and Fund through MySaint.
  • If you have applied to a Postgraduate Research course (e.g. Ph.D., MPhil, MFA) beginning in the 2020-2021 academic year, you will receive an email with a few days of submitting your course application with instructions on how to access the catalogue.
  • If you have applied to a  course (e.g. MSc, MLitt, MRes, PG Certificate, PG Diploma, Conversion Diploma) beginning in the 2020-2021 academic year, you can access the catalogue through My Application after you have applied for your chosen programme.
  • You should wait until the next working day after submission before attempting to access My Application
  • When you have accessed the catalogue, apply for the St Andrews Sanctuary Scholarship (Postgraduate).
  • Please apply for the scholarship after you have submitted your application for a place at St Andrew’s.
  • You do not need to wait until you have received an offer of a place before applying for the scholarship.
  • They recommend using the funding financial profile to help calculate your household income before you apply for any need-based scholarships.
  • You can find the funding financial profile in Scholarships and Funding, “Create my funding financial profile”.
  • The outcome of your scholarship application will be available on “View my applications” in the Scholarships and Funding section of ‘My Application’ after the deadline date.
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Deadline: Applications close May 31, 2020.

Click here for more details and to apply


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