Postgraduate Ambassador Studentship

Postgraduate Ambassador Studentship

Glasgow Caledonian is the University for the Common Good.  Our mission is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve and this is at the heart of all we do, especially in our social innovation teaching and research.

What is the scholarship

  • Up to £15,000 full fee scholarship
  • Plus 10 hours per week paid work placement*

* Work placement within our student recruitment, admissions and enquiries service for a maximum of 20 weeks (two semesters) which can be in any year of study.

Winning the prestigious GCU Ambassador studentship award is a great honour for me… it has allowed me to open up new doors to learn and excel in my career. I am so grateful for this amazing opportunity.

Saadia Mahmood
Postgraduate Ambassador Studentship Award winner

Who can apply

Any International student who can demonstrate how they have contributed to the ‘Common Good’

  • Have you helped others less fortunate?
  • Have you set up a project designed to help your community?
  • Have you volunteered?
  • We will be asking you for your interpretation of the motto, and how best you can both continue to add value and complement our high levels of integrity and authenticity, so to make a positive difference during your time as a student, and then alumni of Glasgow Caledonian University.
  • Detail your financial need

The application process is simple, you complete this application telling us more about you and how you contribute to the 'Common Good' and detail your circumstances and aspirations and advise how you will be covering your living costs in line with the UKVI requirments.

Applications are now closed and will re-open in September for student applying for January 2019 

Terms and conditions

Must hold an offer of study with GCU before applying or the application will be rejected

You must be able to cover your living costs in line with the UKVI requirments when applying for a Visa