The London School of Economics and Political Science is inviting applications for its Wellcome Award MSc in Health and International Development in the UK for the 2021/2022 academic session.
The MSc in Health and International Development Programme will award a full scholarship to one student per year, for 3 years, an entry in 2019, 2020 and 2021. Funded by the Wellcome Trust, these scholarships will support the very best students seeking a career in health-related social science research.
Worth of Award
- These scholarships are part of a grant secured from Wellcome to support the MSc programme.
- The scholarship value is a maximum of £31,088.
- This will cover the full fees for the programme and the remainder can be used for living costs.
- The amount remaining for living costs will vary depending on fee classification. For either a UK or EU fee candidate the stipend will be £17,000 for an overseas fee candidate it will be £9,344.
- Scholarship recipients will also be able to apply for up to £3,333 research funding to support their dissertation research.
- This scholarship is open to all applicants to the MSc in Health and International Development programme.
- The first award was made for entry to the 2019 session, you can now apply for funding for entry to the 2022 session.
- The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of both financial need and academic merit.
How to Apply
To apply for LSE funding for Programmes beginning in September 2022, 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)
- If you only wish to be considered for the Graduate Support Scheme, you do not need to complete Section G: Personal statement.
- The outcome of 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 throughout May, June and July 2021.
Deadline: Application closes by 5 pm UK time on April 29, 2021.