Laura Cha (Shi Mei Lun) Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Laura Cha, who is known in Mainland China by her Chinese name "Shi Mei Lun".

Laura Cha was appointed by the State Council of the Chinese Government as Vice Chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission in early 2001, where she served until 2004. She was the first person outside the Mainland to join the Chinese Government at the vice-ministerial rank.


The scholarship has been established for applicants intending to study on the full-time LLM programme and who are Chinese and resident in China. Preference will be given to applicants from North-West China.The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of financial need.

Scholarship amount

We expect the value to be £24,000.

How to apply

To apply for LSE funding for programmes beginning in September 2019, you must:

- Submit your application for the programme (See how to apply for graduate study at LSE) 

- Submit your Graduate Financial Support Application Form via the Graduate application tracker 

- Receive an offer of a place (conditional or unconditional)

by 5pm UK time on 26 April 2019.

Please complete Section G: Personal Statement of the Graduate Financial Support Application Form in order to be considered for any other LSE Scholarships for which you meet the criteria. If you only wish to be considered for the Graduate Support Scheme, you do not need to complete the personal statement.

The outcome to your Graduate Support Scheme application will be displayed after you have received an offer. Successful applicants selected for other LSE Scholarships or awards will be notified by email by the end of July 2019.