Rankin Frost Scholarship

LSE is pleased to offer the Rankin Frost Scholarship for offer holders to the MSc Strategic Communications, in the Department of Media and Communications.


This scholarship is for a student to pursue the MSc Strategic Communications  within the Department of Media and Communications.

It will be awarded on the basis of both financial need and academic merit. There is a preference for candidates who are domiciled and a resident of Sub-Saharan Africa or regions where LSE has difficulty recruiting. Second preference for two recipients resident in UK.

Scholarship amount

This scholarship has a value of £23,520

How to apply


To apply for LSE funding for programmes beginning in September 2021, 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 including completing Section G: Personal Statement.

- and receive an offer of a place (conditional or unconditional)

by 5pm UK time on 29 April 2021.

If you only wish to be considered for the Graduate Support Scheme, you do not need to complete Section G: Personal statement.

The outcome to your Graduate Support Scheme application will be displayed on the application tracker after you have received an offer. Successful applicants selected for other LSE Scholarships or awards like this one will be contacted by email throughout May, June and July 2021.