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  • Ken Scott bursary


    • Fee Status

      EU, International, Rest of UK, Scottish

    • Country

      UK: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

      EU: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden

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    • Subject


    • Value


    • Level of Study


    • Mode of Study


    • Start Date

      September 2017

    • Duration

    • Helps With

      Living costs



Applications are invited for the above Bursary which is available to one LLB graduate of The University of Dundee who seeks to undertake to study The Diploma in Professional Legal Practice at Dundee Law School in the Academic year 2016/17. Applicants must have already applied for the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. The Bursary is for the sum of £250 and will be awarded on the basis of financial need, provided that it is evidenced by a third party. Academic merit will not be taken into account.

Further Information

Ken spent many years as course organiser and tutor on the Company & Commercial Course in the Diploma in Legal Practice here at The University of Dundee.  Born in 1961, Ken lived in Carnoustie with his family and was educated at The University of Dundee. He qualified with LLB (Hons) and DipLP in 1984 and was admitted as a solicitor in Scotland in 1985. Following his training, Ken became a solicitor at North East Fife District Council before moving to Edinburgh to join the Bank of Scotland’s legal team. He joined Blackadders in 1994 where he spent 19 years as an associate, working in the busy commercial property unit.

How to Apply

The Bursary is to be administered by Blackadders and the successful applicant will be required to attend a cheque presentation in September 2017.

Applications should be made by letter to:

Ms Nicola Porter,
Blackadders LLP,
30-34 Reform Street,

Please provide the name of someone from the University (lecturer/adviser) who is familiar with the background to your application and with your financial circumstances.