The Saint Andrew’s Society of the State of New York Scholarship for Graduate Study in Scotland

The Society offers 1 year of funding for individuals who have some degree of Scottish lineage (check your DNA or family heritage) to attend graduate school at a Scottish university.


  • Seniors
  • US citizenship
  • Financial Need
  • Some Scottish descent (If you have questions about this, contact the Society at 212.223.4248 or

Selection Criteria:

Applicants should possess qualifications which will enable them to be good ambassadors for the US while in Scotland. The basis for selection shall include the student’s:

  • Academic achievement
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Financial need
  • Clarity of career purpose in pursuing graduate study
  • A statement that sets forth why the applicant wishes to continue his/her studies in Scotland and how those studies will contribute to the applicant’s career objectives and aspirations

To apply: follow our Campus Application Instructions