Please remember to follow all of the guidelines on this page in order to submit your application for the scholarship.
Three Chairman’s Scholarships from Standard Bank of Africa will be given out by the London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK for the 2023–2024 academic year.
These awards are intended to help academically talented individuals who lack the financial resources to continue their studies in this field. Those who are chosen must be able to prove both extraordinary academic merit and pressing financial need.
Application Deadline: 27th April 2023
Eligible Countries: African countries
Number of Awards: 3
Value of Award: The three scholarships will each provide the cost of full fees for the eligible programmes and provide a maintenance stipend for living costs.
Eligibility: Applicants will ordinarily be resident in one of Standard Bank’s African presence countries, with a preference for residents of South Africa, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Angola, Mozambique and South Sudan.
How to Apply: To apply for this and other LSE scholarships with the same application process, you must have:
- applied for admission to study at LSE; see How to apply
- submitted the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application (including Section G: Personal Statement) accessed via the Graduate Application Tracker
- received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional)