St Andrews is committed to attracting the very best students, regardless of financial circumstances. Scholarships reward academic excellence and are designed to provide assistance to help students support themselves during their time at university.

Applicants with refugee status, humanitarian protection, discretionary leave and asylum seeker status are encouraged to apply for financial support scholarships. Your tuition fee status will determine which scholarships are available to you.

The scholarships and funding catalogue offers a searchable directory of funding options offered by the University towards fees, living expenses, travel and initiatives.

Accessing the catalogue

If you are a new applicant to the University of St Andrews, you need to apply for your chosen course(s) before accessing the scholarships and funding catalogue. After you have applied, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the catalogue.

  • Applicants to undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses will be provided with login details for the ‘My Application’ portal with access to 'My Scholarships and Funding'.
  • Applicants to foundation and postgraduate research courses will receive a link directly to scholarships and funding.
  • video guide has been created to help you with your application and also includes details on creating your funding financial profile.

If you are a current student at St Andrews, you can access scholarships and funding through MySaint, located under ‘My Applications’.