St Leonard's College Postgraduate Travel Award

Application period opens
Friday 17 November 2023
Application period closes
This scholarship deadline has now passed (Friday 31 May 2024)

St Leonard’s Postgraduate College is pleased to announce the College’s Postgraduate Travel Awards scheme, which supports postgraduate students with any travel that would benefit their research and development.

Applications for the award are open to all postgraduate students who are matriculated at the University of St Andrews for any postgraduate degree. The grant can cover travel expenses towards travel, accommodation and subsistence for any trips taken up to the end of July 2024.

Value of award (per year)

Up to £300 for each successful application

Duration of award

One-off payment

Application restrictions

Study level

Available to students studying at:



Available to students studying:

No restrictions

Domicile for fee status

No restrictions


Available to faculty members from:

Art History, Biology, Chemistry, Classics, Computer Science, Divinity, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Economics and Finance, English, Film Studies, Geography and Sustainable Development, Graduate School, History, International Education Institute, International Relations, Management, Mathematics and Statistics, Medicine, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Physics and Astronomy, Psychology and Neuroscience, Social Anthropology

Application assessment

Evidence based (e.g. sport/music/travel)

Available to

Current students

Mode of study

Full time, Part time - daytime, Online

Geographical criteria

No restrictions

Additional criteria

  • Fully matriculated students at the University of St Andrews for any postgraduate degree (including co-tutelle PGR students while they are based at St Andrews)
  • Applicants will be required to submit:
    • Project outline, including an explanation on how the proposed travel will support the research and development of the student
    • Budget outline
    • Travel booking receipts or travel expenses quotations
    • Short academic reference from supervisor or tutor (alternatively, references can be submitted directly to

How to apply

This scholarship is available through the St Leonard's College Postgraduate Travel Award application form. You can access this application through the Scholarships and funding catalogue in the Scholarships and Funding section in MySaint.

Scholarship application form guidance

Terms and conditions

Please read the general University of St Andrews scholarships terms and conditions (opens in new tab)

Full terms and conditions specific to the award are available on the St Leonard’s College Postgraduate Travel Award webpage.

When will I know the outcome?

Students will be notified of the outcome of their applications about two weeks after the deadline.