HS Chau Foundation Award

Commencing in 2021 LSE is delighted to offer the HS Chau Foundation Award. This will provide a full funding to a female applicant of any nationality to the PhD programme within the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method. 

Further details of the PhD programme can be found here 

This scholarship is funded by a generous endowment from the HS Chau Foundation.


Selection for this scholarship is on the basis of outstanding academic merit and research potential. 

Scholarship amount

The HS Chau Foundation Award is tenable for four years and will cover full fees and provide an annual minimum stipend of £18,000.

How to apply

To be considered, you must submit a complete application (including references, proposal, marked work etc) by the funding deadline set by your academic department. To check the funding deadline for your department, refer to the programme page.

  • application deadline: 14 January 2021

For more information on how to apply, visit how to apply for a place on a PhD programme.