Postgraduate bursaries, awards and scholarships

There are many forms of financial support on offer for our prospective postgraduate students. The funding opportunities below relate to the academic year 2022-2023.

Please note that before applying for a bursary or scholarship you must hold an offer to study at the RAU.


Value of award

Closing date
Clyde Higgs Postgraduate Scholarship£5,00015 July 2022
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship 2022Tuition fees + living expenses20 December 2021
Geoffrey Cragghill Memorial Scholarship£2,00015 July 2022
GREAT Scholarships (2022)Up to £10,000 for one year12 June 2022

RAU Sports Scholarship

Up to £3,000

15 July 2022

Sir Emrys Jones Memorial Trust award


15 July 2022

External awards

NameAmount of awardClosing dateSource of funding
NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Centenary Award 2022Up to 75% of course fees for postgraduate agricultural student30 April 2022NFU Mutual
1st Formations Business ScholarshipUp to 10 awards of £1,500 each31 January 20231st Formations

Thinking of applying for a Postgraduate Master's Loan? Watch this video for some useful advice on how to go about it.