London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) invites applications for Pauline Graham Scholarships open for African Women to pursue undergraduate (BSc) degree programme. 
The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is a world-class centre for its concentration of teaching and research across the full range of the social, political and economic sciences.
If English is not first language a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required with all elements passed at 6.0 or above. Applicants who have previously successfully completed programmes delivered in English will be exempt from the above requirement subject to submission of documentation.

Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate (BSc) programme in any of the subjects offered by the university.

Worth of Award

An annual scholarship of up to £15,000 value will be offered.


  • This award is for a female African national, domiciled within an African country or the UK; or a female applicant who is a national of and domiciled in, Iran, Iraq or Lebanon.
  • Applicants must have secured an offer of admission onto a BSc programme at the School.
  •  Female African nationals (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

How to Apply

University does not accept incomplete or late applications. Applications must be sent as a hard copy. Applications sent by email or fax will not be acknowledged or accepted. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that a hard copy arrives at LSE by the deadline date. You will be notified in writing about the outcome of your application.

Deadline: The deadline for the receipt of applications is: April 26, 2017.

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