Signage_3123_1366x538_16-9_sRGBe

Pauline Avigès Graham Scholarship for African Women

Pauline Avigès Graham graduated from LSE with a BSc in Accounting in 1965. She was a scholarship recipient herself in Egypt where she was born and brought up. Having had the opportunity to study at LSE, she is now keen to be an education benefactor herself and has provided a generous endowment which enables the School to offer an annual scholarship of up to £15,000.

The scholarship is for a female African national domiciled within an African country or the UK, or a female national of and domiciled in Iran, Iraq or Lebanon.

Eligibility

The scholarship is for a female African national domiciled within one of the following African countries or the UK, or a female national of and domiciled in Iran, Iraq or Lebanon. Students must have an offer of a place on one of LSE's undergraduate programmes.

Eligible African countries

Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Comoros
Côte d'Ivoire                         
Democratic Republic of Congo 
Djibouti
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Kenya
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Mauritius
Morocco
Mozambique
Namibia
Niger
Nigeria
Republic of Congo
Rwanda
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic
Sâo Tomé and Príncipe
Senegal
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Somalia
Somaliland
South Africa
Sudan
Swaziland
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
Uganda
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Scholarship amount

The scholarship amount for 2018 entry will be up to £15,000.

How to apply

2019 entry

Confirmation of availability of this scholarship for 2019 entry, as well as application and other details, will be confirmed by the end of October 2018.

2018 entry

Once you've received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional), you can apply for this scholarship. Please complete the application form. By completing this form, you will ensure that you receive consideration for this and any other LSE scholarship(s) which you meet the eligibility criteria for.

The deadline for the receipt of applications is: 26 April 2018.

Download an Undergraduate Scholarship Form (PDF)

Please return your application form with all supporting documents including an academic reference to the Financial Support Office by post.

See details of providing a reference