SKO Family Law Scholarship
University of Edinburgh
Deadline:  03rd May

Family Law
All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
United Kingdom

Scholarship Overview

SKO Family Law Scholarship 2021 is offered for PhD degree in the field of Family law. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 03 May 2021. This scholarship is provided by University of Edinburgh and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, £2,000 . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals.

  • Degree: PhD
  • Provided by: University of Edinburgh
  • Deadline: 03 May 2021
  • Scholarship value: Partial Funding, £2,000

The scholarship is available for postgraduate research in Family Law at the University of Edinburgh Law School for a period of either one year leading to the degree of LLM by research or for a period of three years leading to the degree of Ph.D. The scholarship is offered by the University of Edinburgh Development Trust in conjunction with SKO Family Law Specialists.  A single scholarship is available for study beginning in September 2021.

Value of SKO Family Law Scholarship, 2021:

Successful applicants of SKO Family Law Scholarship, 2021 will receive the following benefits-

  • The scholarship is an annual stipend of £2,000 per annum. 
  • The scholarship is awarded for one year in the first instance, and in the case of a PhD scholarship, will be renewed annually for a further two years, subject to satisfactory progress.  Where a student is admitted to the LLM by research programme and successfully converts to the PhD programme (in accordance with the University requirements), the scholarship will be awarded for a further two years, subject to satisfactory progress.


  • Applicants hold an Honours or Masters Degree in law (or equivalent).
  • Applicants who have already been offered and accepted a place for LLM by Research or PhD study by the University of Edinburgh.

How To Apply

Edinburgh Law School welcomes outstanding applications from individuals wishing to join the PhD programme. You may apply to commence the PhD programme in September or January.

The PhD programme is available to study full time over three years or part time over six years. For further information please contact the PhD office at

Before applying you should ensure that you meet our entry requirements and have all the relevant documentation ready to submit in support of your application. Please note that missing documentation will delay the application process.

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