Programme-related funding


We offer a number of scholarships to postgraduate applicants intending to follow a particular programme of study at MSc or PhD level within one of LSE's centres or academic departments.

See the overview of how to apply

 

Department

Award

Value

More information

Any department

The Kaute Foundation Scholarship

One PhD scholarship of £21,250 per year for four years.

For citizens or residents of Finland whose research will contribute to the trade and industry of Finland

Any department

LSE PhD Studentships on Inequalities

Three PhD Studentships covering full fees and an annual stipend of £18,000 for four years

Three studentships for PhD study in any department where the research addresses Analysing and Challenging Inequalities

Mulitiple Departments 

Lee Family PhD Scholarships

PhD Scholarship of  fees & £18k stipend for four years

For applicants from China or Hong Kong for PhD programmes in eligible departments. 

Centre for the Study of Human Rights

Sir Siegmund Warburg

One award of £30,000

For applicants studying on the MSc in Human Rights 

 

Economics

 

Anning Valley Zhao Scholarship

One PhD Studentship covering tuition and providing an annual stipend for four years 

For an applicant from China to study the MRes/ PhD in Economics or the Department of Finance.

 

Economics

Robert C Douglas Scholarship in Economics

One award of £10,000

For applicants who are a national of and currently domiciled in Canada with an offer of full time admission to the MSc Economics

 

Economic History 

 

Alumni and Friends of Economic History at LSE

 

 

 

One PhD Scholarship covering tuition and providing a stipend for four years

Scholarship for the Mphil/ PhD programme in Economic History

Finance 

Anning Valley Zhao Scholarship

One PhD Studentship covering tuition and providing an annual stipend for four years 

For an applicant from China to study the MRes/ PhD in Economics or the Department of Finance.

Finance

Antoine Faure-Grimaud MSc Scholarships

Various amounts, which will be put towards the tuition fees in the first instance

For applicants studying either MSc Finance (Full time) or MSc Finance and Private Equity

Government

 

Carsten Stoeher MSc in Government

One award of up to £22,000

For applicants studying Comparative Politics, Conflict Studies, Global Politics and Global Politics (Global Civil Society), Public Policy and Administration, Political Science and Political Economy, Political Theory or Regulation

International Development

Wellcome Award MSc Health and International Development

Full fees and a stipend 

One Wellcome Award for any applicant to the the MSc in Health and International Development

Law

Marchant Foundation LLM Scholarship

 One scholarship of £10,000

For Indian applicants resident in India applying to the full-time LLM. If there are no suitable candidates, those with UK and EU fee status will be considered

Management

Claudio Ciborra Scholarship Fund

One award of up to £5,000 

For any applicant to the MSc Management of Information Systems and Digital Innovation

 

Media and Communications

Rankin Frost Scholarship

One award of £23,520

For an applicant to the MSc in Strategic Communications

 

Philosophy 

 

HS Chau Foundation Award

One PhD Studentship covering tuition and providing an annual stipend for four years 

For a female applicant to the PhD programme in the Department of  Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method 


Sociology

 

Alf Waddington Scholarship

One award of £8,000

For UK applicants to MSc programme in Sociology

Social Psychology

Hilde Himmelweit Scholarship

Up to three awards of £2,000

For applicants to study Social and Cultural Psychology, full time