Ambassador E.O. Kolade Scholarship

LSE is pleased to confirm one Ambassador E.O. Kolade Scholarship will be awarded for those starting their studies in the 2023/24 academic year.

The scholarship has a value of £27,400 and will be awarded on the basis of financial circumstances first, then exceptional academic merit. 

Eligibile candidates must be redident in and nationals of the following countries:

Angola Djibouti Madagascar Senegal
Benin Ethiopia Malawi Seychelles
Botswana Gabon Mali Sierra Leone
Burkina Faso Gambia Mauritania South Africa
Burundi Ghana Mauritius South Sudan
Cameroon Guinea Mozambique Swaziland
Cape Verde Guinea Bissau Namibia Tanzania
Central African Republic Ivory Coast Niger Togo
Chad Kenya Nigeria Uganda
Comores Lesotho Rwanda Zambia
Congo Liberia Sao Tome  

How to apply

To apply for this and other LSE scholarships with the same application process, you must have:

  • applied for admission to study at LSE; see How to apply
  • submitted the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application (including Section G: Personal Statement) accessed via the Graduate Application Tracker
  • received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional)

by 27 April 2023 at 9am (UK time GMT+1)

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