Applications for 2022 Student Bursaries, with a value of £750 rising to £1000 per annum, will provisionally open on 1st March 2022. Watch this space. Bursary Application Timetable.
Please complete the on-line part of your application in plenty of time to allow for printing and posting to the Society. The hard copy part of applications must be received by the closing date.
Bursaries are available to students from Perthshire (or with close associations to Perthshire) who are about to enter their first year of an undergraduate course at one of Glasgow's universities, or an HNC/HND course at one of Glasgow's colleges (i.e. students who are funded by the Student Awards Agency for Scotland SAAS). Please check the Bursary Ts & Cs below for eligibility details.
Bursaries are normally awarded for the duration of undergraduate studies, up to a maximum of five years. Bursaries are not available for those in post-graduate studies or professional pre-registration courses.
There are a limited number of new bursaries available each year, typically up to six, but the number is dependent on a variety of factors.
After you have read this page thoroughly, please read the Application Procedure page carefully before starting your application.
Closing Date: Remember, the closing date (see timetable below) is the latest we must receive your signed/dated hard copy application, so be sure to complete and pre-submit the on-line form as early as possible to allow yourself time for printing and posting.
Frequently Asked Questions
Check out the Frequently Asked Questions about student bursaries.
Bursary Terms & Conditions
Full details and eligibility criteria can be found in the Bursary Terms & Conditions.
A PDF version of the Terms & Conditions is available for downloading and printing: Bursary Terms & Conditions (PDF) (opens in new tab/window)
Bursary Application Timetable
The timetable is driven by several factors including university application times, school summer holidays, publication of examination results/grades, receiving references and SAAS awards, etc., and so is liable to minor change.