Alf Waddington Scholarship

Ms Sue Howes grew up on a council estate in the North of England and graduated from LSE in 1972 with a BA in Sociology. She established this scholarship so that other students from disadvantaged backgrounds can benefit from an LSE education. 

Eligibility

The scholarship is designed to assist a Home UK student in undertaking a full time MSc programme in the Department of Sociology.

Scholarship amount

This fund normally provides one scholarship per academic session worth £8,000 for the one-year progamme.

How to apply

To apply for LSE funding for programmes beginning in September 2020, 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 27 April 2020.

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 thoughout May, June and July 2020.