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Postgraduate study

Sir Keith Skeoch postgraduate scholarships

Four £2,500 scholarships

In 2013, Sir Keith Skeoch generously instituted a new scholarship fund at Teesside University. Sir Skeoch is offering four £2,500 scholarships to students enrolling on postgraduate programmes at the University's School of Social Sciences, Humanities & Law and Teesside University International Business School.

Sir Keith Skeoch is Chief Executive of Standard Life Investments and had been a Director since joining in 1999 as Chief Investment Officer. He has also been on the Board of Standard Life plc since 2006. He was born and raised in Guisborough.

Entry requirements

To be eligible candidates must:

  • have completed a first degree at Teesside University
  • meet the academic requirements for their chosen programme of study
  • not have already completed a postgraduate programme of study
  • not be in receipt of another Teesside University scholarship in the 2024-25 academic year

How to apply

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Offers of scholarships and awards offered by Teesside University are subject to the following conditions:

  • You firmly accepting your offer of a place, enrolling and attending a Teesside University course starting in September 2024 or January 2025. Where the scholarship or award involves multiple payments or payment over more than one academic year, you must show:
    1. your continued engagement on your course
    2. that you are successfully progressing on your course
    3. that you are successfully re-enrolling on your course each year for the duration of your course.
  • Where the scholarship or award involves a single payment, that you meet the minimum attendance requirement of three months on your course.

The University reserves the right to cancel, withdraw or limit an award or scholarship if you don't meet the above conditions or if you withdraw from or change your course part way (such as transfer to a degree apprenticeship) through your studies.

Please note, unless otherwise stated, these offers can't be used in conjunction with any other fee reduction scheme or discount offer. The University reserves the right to withdraw, amend the amount of any reduction or amend the qualifying criteria at any time. This doesn't affect your statutory rights.

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