St Andrews Wardlaw Scholarship

2016 entry

This scholarship forms part of the Wardlaw Scholarship scheme, established in 2004 to provide financial assistance to academically gifted students who would otherwise struggle with the cost of studying at the University of St Andrews.


Geographical criteria

Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales and EU

Domicile for fee status

Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales and EU

Level of study


Year of entry

Entrant students in 2016





Additional criteria

Selection is on the basis of financial need

What does it cover?

Duration of award

Annually for the duration of the student's undergraduate programme.

Value of award (per year)


Tuition or maintenance award?


Number of awards available

To be confirmed

How to apply

Applicants will be sent an email with instructions on how to apply for scholarships and funding.

Scholarship application deadline

31 March 2016

When should I apply to my chosen course?

Please apply for the scholarship after you have submitted your application for a place at St Andrews.  You do not need to wait until you have received an offer of a place before applying for the scholarship.

When will I hear if my application has been successful?

Mid-April 2016

Requirements of the Wardlaw Scholarships

 If applying to this scholarship, you must agree to the following terms and conditions:

  • Attendance at Development related scholarship events (including invitations to meet the donors) is strongly encouraged.  You will be invited to these as appropriate by the Development Office. 
  • Submission of reports throughout the period of scholarship support. Further information will be sent to successful applicants by the Development Office.