Offers are up at the Heriot-Watt University for the prestigious ICAS Foundation Bursaries for Scottish students. Bursaries are available to pursue the undergraduate degree programme in the field of Accountancy/Finance for the academic year 2017-2018.
The bursaries aim to help alleviate the costs of studying and, for example, day-to-day living costs. Bursaries are available to secondary school students, college students or students already at the university who are applying to study on an approved course, for example, an accountancy or finance degree.
Heriot-Watt University is a public university based in Edinburgh, Scotland. It was established in 1821 as the world’s first mechanics’ institute. It has campuses in the Scottish Borders, Orkney, Dubai, and Putrajaya in Malaysia.
Course Level: Bursaries are available to pursue undergraduate programme.
Study Subject: Bursaries are awarded in the field of Accountancy/Finance.
Scholarship Award: Bursaries of up to £2,500 per year will be awarded.
Number of Scholarships: Various bursaries are available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
If you are a recipient (or will receive) a Scottish Government Young Students Bursary, you are eligible to apply for a bursary from the ICAS Foundation, provided you intend to study an accountancy or finance course at university.
If you can answer yes to these questions you are eligible to apply for an ICAS Foundation Bursary:
- Have you applied, intend to apply or are currently studying an undergraduate course in accountancy or finance course at university?
- Is your parental/guardian income under £34,000?
- Will you receive Student Bursary from the Scottish Government?
If the answer is yes to all of the above then you are eligible to apply for an ICAS Foundation Bursary.
Nationality: Scottish students are eligible to apply for these Bursaries.
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.
English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How to Apply: Please complete this application form paying particular attention to the guidance notes prior to completing the form. Once we have received your completed application together with supporting documentation we will acknowledge receipt and consider the evidence and references that you have submitted.
A committee of ICAS Foundation Trustees will review all of the information submitted when making a decision.
Application Deadline: Application deadline is May 19, 2017.