Faculty of Science Health & Care Futures MSc and PhD Scholarships for NHS Employees

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Key facts

  • Number of scholarships: Various
  • Value: Various
  • Opens: 6 October 2022
  • Helps with: Tuition fees

Summary

A number of 25% tuition fee scholarships are available to new MSc and PhD students who are currently employed by one of our NHS partners, through the University’s Health and Care Futures initiative.

Eligibility

In order to be awarded a 25% tuition fee scholarship through the Health and Care Futures initiative, candidates must:

  • Be a new student holding an offer of admission for one of the following MSc or PhD degrees commencing in academic year 23/24:
    • MSc Advanced Biochemistry
    • MSc Advanced Immunology
    • MSc Advanced Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
    • MSc Advanced Pharmacology
    • MSc Applied Statistics in Health Science (on campus)
    • MSc Biomedical Sciences
    • MSc Cancer Therapies
    • MSc Digital Health Systems
    • MSc Advanced Drug Delivery
    • MSc Molecular Microbiology  
    • MSc Neuroscience & Mental Health
    • MSc Pharmaceutical Analysis
    • PhD Biomedical Sciences (part-time)
    • PhD Computer and Information Sciences (part-time)
    • PhD Mathematics (part-time)
    • PhD Pharmacy (part-time)
    • PhD Statistics (part-time)
  • Be currently employed in the NHS

 

Terms and conditions

  • Applicants must meet all of the above eligibility criteria to be considered for a 25% tuition fee scholarship through the Health and Care Futures initiative.
  • To receive their scholarship, awardees must enrol in year one of one of the above programmes in the 2023/ 2024 academic year and continue to meet all of the above eligibility criteria throughout their studies.
  • The scholarship will be awarded towards the payment of a student’s tuition fee. For students studying for more than one academic year, the award will be made in each year of study, subject to academic progression.
  • Students who defer their offer of admission will not be eligible. 
  • Scholarships will be awarded on a rolling basis. Awards may be allocated early in the application cycle.
  • The deadline for consideration is 31 August 2023.
  • Students are only eligible to hold one scholarship per academic year from the University of Strathclyde.
  • The Faculty of Science's decision on the awarding of scholarships is final. Appeals will not be considered.

Subject eligibility

Chemistry, Computer science, Mathematics & statistics, Pharmacy & biomedical sciences, Biochemistry, Biology & biological sciences, Biomedical science, Immunology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Science

Levels eligibility

Postgraduate Taught, Postgraduate Research

Study modes eligibility

Full Time

Fee Status

Home (Scottish), International

Student type

Applicant

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How to apply

Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria should contact science-scholarships@strath.ac.uk for application details.