Graduate study scholarship for Scottish descendants living in the New England area.


November 30, 2022

Quick facts

Academic Discipline



US Citizen


Senior, Entering Graduate



Endorsement Required


Award Amount



Each year the Saint Andrew's Society of New York awards five graduate-level scholarships to Scottish descendants for one year. Three awards go to US students to study in Scotland and two awards go to Scottish students to study in the US. With a goal to promote exchange between American and Scottish universities.

Scholarships are granted for tuition, maintenance, and travel in any field including law, finance, journalism, education, and arts.


Students must be US citizens of Scottish descent, on financial aid, and living within 250 miles of New York State.

Process for Scholarship Application with Duke Endorsement
Connect with an OUSF advisor to learn about the application processSchedule an AppointmentOpen office hours every Monday at 4:00pm, or by appointment
Submit Application Interest Form(Coming Soon)Anytime - the earlier, the better!
Work on application materials and check in with NCS and faculty advisers October - November
Deadline for complete applications, including resume, transcript, and essays(NCS St. Andrew's Campus Application)Friday, November 24, 12p.m. (noon)
Deadline for all letters of recommendationncs-ousf@duke.eduFriday, November 24, 12p.m. (noon)
Duke nominee named by NCS Early December