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Welcome to the home page of the Financial Support Office, which is situated within LSE's Student Services Centre.  The Financial Support Office is responsible for administering School funds and a variety of scholarships, studentships, prizes and awards

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Drop in Sessions - Summer Term and Vacation

From the week commencing the 8th June the drop-in sessions will be on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 1pm - 2pm at the Student Services Centre.


LSE Graduate Bursaries 2015/16

LSE is delighted to announce 230 new LSE Graduate Bursaries of £10,000 supported jointly by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and the School.

Student Finance for 2015/16

The launch of the new SFE application cycle for Academic Year 2015/16 is now open. Student Finance have requested that all students get their applications finished and submitted in line with the deadlines below:

Application Deadlines

Student Finance England -  New students 31 May,  Continuing students 30 June

Student Finance Wales - New students 15 May, Continuing students 5 June

Student Finance Northern Ireland - New students 17 April, Continuing students 30 June

The application service for EU Students will launch on 23 February

Summer Term

Maintenance cheques are now ready for collection from the Student Services Centre. Please remember to bring your student ID card with you when you come to collect. If you have any queries please email financial-support@lse.ac.uk

Student Finance for 2014/15

If you are returning to LSE after a break or progressing after repeating a year contact us at financial-support@lse.ac.uk if you are unsure of how to access the LSE bursary.

The bursary payments take approximately 5 working days to show in the recipients bank account from the scheduled payment date.

The scheduled payment dates are:

Michaelmas Term, Friday 17 October 2014

Lent Term, Friday 23 January 2015

Summer Term, Monday 11 May 2015

More information on applying for Student Finance

PhD students

Are you writing up your thesis? There is funding available to support your writing up period and help you finish on time. 

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