Scholarships & funding opportunities

Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) Home/EU Scholarships for MSc Applied Economics

The Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) is delighted to offer up to 6 partial Scholarships for Home and EU students who hold an offer to join the Full Time MSc Applied Economics programme in September 2021.

The Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI) at the University of Strathclyde entered Scottish public life in 1975. In the 40 years since, it has become established as a leading independent economic research institute focused on the Scottish economy.

  • Number of scholarships up to 6
  • Value £6000
  • Opens 26 February 2021
  • Deadline 19 July 2021
  • Help with Tuition fees


The closing date is 19 July 2021 and applications to be considered for these scholarships should be submitted by then. Successful candidates will be notified shortly thereafter.

Candidates must be self-funded (ie. not in receipt of any funding from any other scholarships, employer sponsorship, etc) and already hold an offer of a place on the Full Time Msc Applied Economics programme for entry September 2021.

Candidates interested in applying should provide a maximum 1000 word statement demonstrating, through their ideas, experience and future career plans (including their reasoning for joining the MSc Applied Economics) why they should be awarded this scholarship.  Candidates will also be considered on the overall quality of their application and financial need.


*These Scholarships are only available to students who are classified Home fee status - ie: Scotland, Rest of the UK or EU with Settled Status*