Updated: Jan 13
LSE is pleased to announce the Wellcome Award MSc in Health and International Development scholarships. They commenced in 2019 and applications are now open for the 2020/21 session.
The MSc in Health and International Development programme will award a full scholarship to one student per year, for 3 years, 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.
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 2020 session.
The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of both financial need and academic merit.
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.
Deadline is 27 April 2020
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