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





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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

Centre for the Study of Human Rights

Sir Siegmund Warburg

One award of £30,000

For applicants studying on the MSc in Human Rights 



Adeline and Karl Goeltz Scholarship

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

For an applicant from Germany, studying market orientated research in the Economics Department

European Institute &  Bocconi Double Degree

Ceresio Scholarship

One scholarship for both years of study

For applicants studying the Double Degree in European and International Public Policy and Politics


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

Geography and Environment

 POLISS & Department of Geography and Environment

Two PhD awards in partnership with Policies for Smart Specialisation (POLISS)

For applicants whose proposed research addresses either Inclusive Regional Growth or Globalisation, FDI and Regional Structural Change



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


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


Claudio Ciborra Scholarship Fund

One award of up to £5,000 

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



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