Said Foundation

The Saïd Foundation aims to empower people through educational opportunities to suport individuals who demonstrate leadership potential


The Saïd Foundation scholarships are available to those who are Jordanian, Lebanese, Palestinian or Syrian nationals, with an undergraduade degree equivalent to a UK 2:1 or higher. Candidates should have relevant experience in their field of study, a clear career plan and should demonstrate leadership potential in their chosen field. 

Those successful in securing a Saïd Foundation scholarship will be considered for additional funding from LSE to contribute towards tuition fees. 

Scholarship amount

Please see the  Saïd Foundation scholarships web pages for information about their scholarship amounts. 

Up to four candidates who receive a scholarship from the Saïd Foundation will be considered for an award from LSE to cover 50 per cent of the tuition fees.

How to apply

Details of the application timeline for these scholarships can be found here.

Scholarship applications for those intending to study at LSE for the 2024/25 acdemic year will need to be submitted to directly to the Saïd Foundation by the deadline of 5.00pm on 31 October 2023.

In order to be considered for the LSE part of this scholarship you need to have secured a scholarship from the Saïd Foundation. The Saïd Foundation will then notify LSE of those eligible for consideration of the 50 per cent tuition fee award.

Applicants will need to apply for admission to a taught master's programme via Graduate Admissions.