The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is pleased to confirm three Standard Bank Africa Chairman’s Scholarships for the 2022/23 session. Applications are hereby invited from interested and eligible students to contest for a spot.
Funded by Standard Bank Group, the scholarships are to support academically gifted students who do not have the financial means to pursue further studies of this nature.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Standard Bank Group
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships
Host Institution(s): LSE, UK
Scholarship Worth: Full Tuition Cover + £21,000 for living costs.
Number of Awards: 3 Scholarships per year
Study Level: Postgraduate
Eligibility Criteria | Standard Bank Africa Chairman’s Scholarship 2022/23
The scholarships are for offer holders on the following LSE master’s programmes:
|MSc in Accounting and Finance|
|MSc in Behavioural Science|
|MSc in Data Science|
|MSc in Economics and Management|
|MSc in Economics and Philosophy|
|MSc in Environment and Development|
|MSc in Environmental Economics and Climate Change|
|MSc in Finance (full-time)|
|MSc in Finance and Private Equity|
|MSc in Financial Mathematics|
|MSc in Global Health Policy|
|MSc in Local Economic Development|
|MSc in Management and Strategy|
|MSc in Management Information Systems and Digital Innovation|
|MSc in Real Estate Economics and Finance|
|MSc in Risk and Finance|
|MSc in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship|
|MSc in Urbanisation and Development|
Eligible applicants must reside in or be citizens of one of Standard Bank’s African operating countries.
The Standard Bank Africa Chairman’s Scholarship, if not a fully funded, covers most part of the student’s costs. Each scholarship will provide the cost of;
- full tuition fees for the eligible programmes and
- a maintenance stipend of £21,000 for living costs.
To apply for Standard Bank Africa Chairman’s Scholarship 2022/23, you should start with applying for an offer of a conditional or unconditional offer of admission. Additionally, you should also submit the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application (including Section G: Personal Statement) accessed via the Graduate Application Tracker
Application Deadline: 28 April 2022