Physics & Astronomy Scholarship

2017 entry


Geographical criteria

Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales, EU.

Domicile for fee status

Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales, EU.

Level of study


Year of entry

Entrants in 2017


Physics, Astrophysics, Theoretical Physics, Joint degrees with Physics or Theoretical Physics


Physics & Astronomy

Other criteria

Selection is on the basis of financial need.

What does it cover?


1 year

Value (per year)

£1,000 for students intending to study for a degree within the School.

£500 for students intending to study for a joint degree involving the School.

Type of award


Number of awards available


How to apply

This scholarship is available for application through Scholarships and Funding. After you have applied to a new course beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year, you can access Scholarships and Funding through My Application.

Scholarship application deadline

31 March 2017

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-May 2017