Programme-related funding


We offer a number of scholarships to postgraduate applicants intending to follow a particular programme of study at MSc or PhD level within one of LSE's centres or academic departments.

See the overview of how to apply

 

Department

Award

Value

More information

Any department

The Kaute Foundation Scholarship

One PhD scholarship of £21,250 per year for four years.

 

For citizens or residents of Finland whose research will contribute to the trade and industry of Finland

Accounting/
Economics

Adeline and Karl Goeltz Scholarship

Two PhD scholarships covering fees plus £18,000 living allowance

 

For an Accounting applicant in 2018 and Economics applicant in 2019, who will be undertaking market orientated research

Centre for the Study of Human Rights

Sir Siegmund Warburg

One award of £30,000

 

More information about the Sir Siegmund Warburg Scholarship

Finance

Antoine Faure-Grimaud MSc Scholarships

Various amounts, which will be put towards the tuition fees in the first instance

For applicants studying either Finance or Finance and Private Equity, full time

Finance/Economics

Paul Woolley Scholarships

Three PhD scholarships covering fees plus up to £18,000 living allowance

Paul Woolley Centre Scholars are based within the Centre and the Financial Markets Group

Geography

Oram-Stott-Schlusche Scholarship

One award of £25,734

 

For an applicant who is a national of and resident in the USA, to study Regional & Urban Planning full time

Government

Carsten Stoeher MSc in Government

One award of up to £20,000

 

For applicants studying Comparative Politics, Conflict Studies, Global Politics and Global Politics (Global Civil Society), Public Policy and Administration, Political Science and Political Economy, Political Theory or Regulation


Government 

 ERC PhD Studentships


Two PhD studentships covering fees and a stipend of  £18,000, for a total of four years 

 

For outstanding PhD candidates to participate in a European Research Council-funded research project on post-conflict justice and peacebuilding

International Inequalities Institute

 LSE PhD Studentships on 'Analysing and Challenging Inequalities'

Full fees and a stipend of £18,000 for a total of four years

 

Three new prestigious LSE PhD Studentships for PhD study in any Department whose research addresses 'Analysing and Challenging Inequalities'.

International Relations

The Joseph and Andrea Cunningham Scholarship

Amount to be confirmed;  expected to be a contribution towards the tuition fees

For a US national, resident in the US, studying the full-time MSc in International Relations. Based on financial need

International Relations

The Michael Leifer Scholarship

£10,000 per year

For new home/EU PhD students

Law

Marchant Foundation LLM Scholarship

 One scholarship of £10,000

 

For Indian applicants resident in India applying to the full-time LLM. If there are no suitable candidates, those with UK and EU fee status will be considered

Management

Claudio Ciborra Scholarship Fund

One award of up to £5,000 

 

This scholarship is selected via the application for admission to the MSc Management of Information Systems and Digital Innovation

Management 

 

Management 10 Year Anniversary Scholarship

One award of £9,500 per year 

For an applicant to Year 1 of the Global Masters In Management

Social Psychology

Hilde Himmelweit Scholarship

Up to three awards of £2,000

 

For applicants to study Social and Cultural Psychology, full time