Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21

10 April 2021 Scotland`s Saltire Postgraduate (Master Degree) Website

Scholarship Description

Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21

is open for all. Scholarships in Scotland for international students are open to accepting applications. If you are looking for the scholarships in UK then Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships is the best option to continue your study in Scotland Scholarships in UK.  Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships is a program of scholarships offered by the Scottish Government in collaboration with Scottish universities in the areas of science, technology, creative industries, healthcare, and medical sciences, and renewable and clean energy. Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships are designed to attract talented and self-motivated applicants to become influential leaders in their careers. Students can apply for their postgraduate degree in any program from sciences, technology, creative industries, healthcare, medical sciences, renewable and clean energy. The UK offers a variety of education degrees and qualifications that are globally recognized by employers. They offer a quality platform for International Students to learn, develop their skills, and drive their career ahead.

Brief Discription 

  • Organization: Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21
  • University: Universities of Scotland
  • Department: Multiple (Almost All)
  • Course Level: Postgraduate (Master Degree)
  • Award: £8000
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: 50
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in Scotland
  • Deadline: 28th May 2021

Eligibility Criteria 

Interested applicants for Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21 to continue their higher study in Scotland must meet the following eligibility criteria;

  • Applicants from outside of Scotland (UK) can apply.
  • Students must meet the entry requirements of Scotland`s Universities
  • Must hold a conditional or unconditional offer of a place at a Scottish University (please see the how to apply section)
  • Not have previously studied for a full undergraduate degree in Scotland
  • Must able to demonstrate the good academic performance
  • Not have previously received a Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships
  • Students have an interest in studying in Scotland
  • Must able to demonstrate the interpersonal and communication skills
  • Language Requirement: At the end must meet the English Language requirement by the university or courses

Details of Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21

Scotland’s Saltire Scholarships are an incredible opportunity to study in a country with world-leading universities and a long tradition of academic excellence. Our chosen scholars are people who aspire to become influential leaders in their future careers. They have wide-ranging interests outside their studies and a desire to broaden their personal and academic experience in Scotland.

  • Country: Scotland (UK)
  • Nationality: International
  • Level: Postgraduate (Master degrees)
  • Department: Maximum
  • Awards: 50 Scholarships
  • Scholarship Worth: £8000

Eligible Countries for Scholarships in Scotland

As I mentioned international students can apply for Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21 for their postgraduate degree applications and scholarships to study in Scotland. Here below are the eligible and preferred country for Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21.

  • Canada
  • India
  • Japan
  • USA
  • Pakistan
  • China
  • Hong Kong

Eligible Courses for Scotland Scholarships

Students are encouraged to apply in any programs of the following subject areas for the admissions in Scottish universities for Saltire Scholarships;

  • Science
  • Technology
  • Creative Industries
  • Healthcare and Medical Sciences
  • Renewable and Clean Energy

Eligible or Participating Universities of Scotland

Applicants from the eligible countries and eligible courses can apply in any university of the following list of participating Scottish universities for Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21 to Study in UK or Study in Scotland.

Students Are Encouraged: to click on the universities and check their admission requirements and then apply for admission so that you can receive the conditional or unconditional offer letter before the scholarship deadline.

How to Apply

Interested and eligible candidates are encouraged to apply for admission and scholarships at Scottish Universities through Scoltand`s Saltire Scholarships 2020-21 by following the given steps;

Step 1: First, you need the admission letter (conditional or unconditional) from one of the Scottish Universities (Details are given above). If you already have an offer letter then just move forward to the next step 2.  If not, then The applicants need to directly apply to the university located in Scotland (a list is above) so as to acquire the conditional admission letter

Step 2; Submit your online applications for Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships through below online application system;

Apply Online

Documents Required

Students will upload their all documents in soft pdf form in both university admission and Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships portals, which are;

  • CV or Resume
  • Educational Documents
  • Research Proposal/Research Plan/Study Plan
  • Statement of Purpose/Motivational Letter
  • Admission letter (conditional/unconditional) for Scholarship portal
  • English Language proof as university requirements
  • Recommendation letters
  • Other if any

Benefits: Scotland`s Saltire Scholarships has a worth £8000 for every 50 awards.

Official Announcement

Scholarship Overview

Expired: 28 May 2021



United Kingdom




Multiple (Almost All)

Course Level

Postgraduate (Master Degree)

Access Mode



Universities of Scotland


Canada, India, Japan, USA, Pakistan, China, Hong Kong