Fully-funded Scholarships for Double Degree Masters for African Students 2018/2019 – LSE & UCT
Two LSE Master’s Awards (LMA’s) are earmarked for African offer holders on the MSc double degree in Global Media and Communications (LSE and University of Cape Town).
- Application for Admission: 31st March 2018
- Application for Scholarship: 26th April 2018
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): UK and South Africa
About the Award: The MSc Double degree in Global Media and Communications is a unique programme and offers the opportunity to study and gather experience in two cities (London and Los Angeles, Shanghai or Cape Town) with close connections and ties to global media industries.
Successful students will attend 2 top ranking educational institutions, the London School of Economics (LSE) in London in your first year, and the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, Fudan University in Shanghai or the University of Cape Town (UCT) in South Africa. In our ever increasing globalised world, international experience gained on one of our Global programmes is invaluable and gives students a great knowledge and experience base to work from.
Eligibility: Offer holders should be African residents and preference is given to students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.
Number of Awardees: 2
Value and Duration of Scholarship: The awards cover the first year of study at LSE, are means tested and up to the value of full fees and living costs at £1,200 per month.
How to Apply: You must have completed the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form AND received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional) by 5pm GMT on 26th April 2018. Therefore applicants are advised to apply as early as possible.
Award Provider: LSE
Important Notes: Please note that further announcements on financial support may be made, including regarding students’ second year in Cape Town.