Santander Scholarships

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Nine Santander Scholarships with a value of £5,000 each were available in the 2015 session, for applicants from the following countries:

Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Germany, Ghana, Mexico, Poland,  Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, United Arab Emirates, UK, Uruguay, and the USA.

Two of the nine awards will be made to candidates from the UK, with the remaining seven to be awarded to candidates from a selection of the other countries.

We expect the awards to be available in the 2016/17 session, at approximately the same level.


Candidates can be intending to study on any taught master's programme at LSE. Successful candidates will be from one of the listed countries above within the scheme

How to apply

To  be considered for this scholarship, you must have completed the 2016/17 LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form and received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional) by 5pm UK time on 27 April 2016. You must complete Section G - Personal Statement.


When you submit an application for admission to a taught masters programme, the Graduate Admissions Office will acknowledge your application and provide information about how to set up an LSE For You online account. This account will allow you to track the progress of your application for admission, and will provide you with access to the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application Form. The LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form will be available until 27 April 2016.


Selection for this scholarship will take place between May and July 2016 and we will only notify the successful recipient(s) by the end of July 2016. If you have not heard from the Financial Support Office by the end of July 2016, you must assume your application has been unsuccessful. We will notify successful applicants only.


How to apply for admission

Tracking your application


If you complete the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form, you will also be considered for support from the LSE Graduate Support Scheme. Being unsuccessful with your application to the Graduate Support Scheme does not preclude you from being considered for other awards such as this one.