London South Bank University (LSBU), UK, invites applications for the 2014 Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship. The scholarship is worth £48,000 and offered to create opportunities for a variety of postgraduate students.
The scholarships includes
Excellence Award – full fee waiver for any postgraduate programme at LSBU, plus a £1,000 bursary, you will have achieved first-class honours in an undergraduate degree from any UK university (or international equivalent) and can show evidence of key academic, professional and practical achievements. Achievements should be at national or international level and demonstrate local impact.
Merit Award – £1,000 award bursary with an additional £1,000 awarded on graduating with ‘Merit’ in your postgraduate programme at LSBU, you will have achieved a minimum 2.1 in an undergraduate degree from any university and can show evidence of key extra-curricular or entrepreneurial activities.
Alumni Award – £1,000 award bursary, you will hold a minimum 2.1 in an undergraduate degree from LSBU and can show evidence of key achievements in extra-curricular activities
Research Award – £1,000 award bursary, presented to those starting an MPhil, PhD or Professional Doctorate programme at LSBU.
Community Award – £1,000 award bursary, you will hold a minimum 2.2 in an undergraduate degree from any university and can evidence of your significant contribution to the local community of Lambeth, Southwark or Lewisham, i.e. involvement in specific community projects, volunteering and other civic engagement.
How to Apply
• You will be invited to apply online via email after you firmly accept your unconditional or conditional offer to study at LSBU.
• First apply for your place at LSBU as soon as possible to ensure you have been made an offer by the scholarship deadline
• When you apply for a Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship, you will be able to nominate three of the above categories that you would like to be considered for.
• Your application requires you to create a personal statement. If your application is shortlisted, you will then be invited to attend an interview with a panel of LSBU staff. Please note that the details above specify the minimum selection criteria only – all applications received will undergo a rigorous selection process based on your personal statement and eligibility.
Deadline; Apply before July 11, 2014
Click here to apply online;

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