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We've committed over £1 million to our international scholarships scheme

London South Bank University welcomes and encourages students from all over the world to study with us. We offer a range of scholarships for our international students and some of the awards outlined below can be combined for greater discounts.

Some international students may also be eligible for the other scholarships we offer to our undergraduate and postgraduate students.

BUTEX International Scholarship
As a BUTEX affiliated university we are able to offer you the opportunity to apply for the £500 BUTEX International Scholarship. The Scholarship is open to all International (non-EU) Study Abroad students who are not funded by an ERASMUS grant. To be eligible to apply you must have been offered a study abroad place here. The deadline for applying for this scholarship is mid-June every year.
Chevening Scholarships
The UK Government's global scholarship programme is funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The Scholarships offer nationals from a variety of countries highly coveted opportunities to study for a Master's degree at a UK university. They can develop their skills, create new networks, strengthen their opportunities and expand their horizons. Application information is on the Chevening website.
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship
The Commonwealth Shared Scholarship is open to nationals of developing Commonwealth countries who are classed as ‘overseas’ for fee paying purposes, hold exceptional qualifications and are otherwise unable to afford to study in the UK. Scholarship applicants must hold a current offer for an eligible LSBU full-time taught postgraduate course. Please note, paper applications to LSBU will not be processed. See more information for candidates.
Hardship Fund
International Students can apply to LSBU's Hardship Fund.
International Scholarships
This year LSBU is offering scholarships and discounts to hundreds of students via our International Scholarships.
International Merit Scholarships
The International Merit Scholarships offer students pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes with outstanding academic profiles a fee reduction of up to £4,000 on the first year's tuition fees for those who meet the criteria.
LSBU Graduate Loyalty Scheme
As part of our commitment to supporting our students' future career success we offer postgraduate Tuition Fee discounts for LSBU graduates progressing directly onto a postgraduate course and alumni who have graduated within the past five years. There are two types of discounts available to eligible graduates/alumni.
School Awards for International Students
LSBU's School Awards for International Students are full scholarships which will be offered to seven exceptional applicants to postgraduate taught programmes within each of LSBU's Schools of study.
LSBU International Law Scholarships - Undergraduate and Postgraduate
The Division of Law is offering scholarships for September 2017 entry. are for overseas fee paying students who have studied all or part of the London International Programme LLB.
LSBU ONCAMPUS Merit Scholarship
This year LSBU is offering scholarships in the form of a 25% fee reduction to LSBU ONCAMPUS students progressing to undergraduate courses. For those who meet the criteria there will be a 25% discount in the first year fee and a £1000 Nationality Discount for the 2nd and final year fees. ONCAMPUS students who do not meet the criteria will be eligible for the £1000 Nationality Discount on progression to an LSBU undergraduate course.
Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship
Each year, three postgraduate students joining LSBU receive fee waivers, not exceeding £8,000 in total. The programme is made possible by donations to the University's Annual Fund from alumni and other supporters.
MSc Petroleum Engineering Scholarship
International students studying MSc Petroleum Engineering from September 2017 will qualify for a £3,000 scholarship, provided that they meet all terms and conditions (PDF File 74 KB), and pay their CAS deposit by 31 July.
Frank Brake Scholarship
Three postgraduate students joining LSBU’s MSc Food Safety and Control will receive £4,000 towards their fees. This scholarship was created by donations from LSBU alumnus and entrepreneur Frank Brake.
Kevin Herriott Scholarship
One postgraduate student joining LSBU’s MSc Sustainable Energy Systems will receive £4,000 towards their fees. This scholarship was created by donations from LSBU alumnus and entrepreneur Kevin Herriott.

External scholarships for US students

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship offers thousands of scholarships for students who are eligible for Federal Pell Grants at their home institution. The deadline for Spring students is in early October. The deadline for Summer and Fall students is in March.
Foundation for Global Scholars
The Foundation for Global Scholars attempt to inspires and equip young adults to tackle global challenges through international experience, leadership skills, and cultural competence. They offer various scholarships.
Fund for Education Abroad
The Fund for Education abroad are committed to increasing the opportunities for dedicated American students to participate in high-quality education abroad programmes. They offer many scholarships for various amounts.
Go Overseas
Each semester, Go Overseas offers scholarships to Study Abroad students based on the creativity and analytical thinking demonstrated through writing samples and/or video submissions.
Tortuga Backpacks
Tortuga Backpacks believe that students deserve to experience the world beyond their college campuses, but appreciate that not everyone can afford to travel. Funds may be used for tuition, accommodation, books, or travel. Deadlines are in May and December.
University Language
Take a photo that captures what you learned (or want to learn) from studying abroad, write a short description of 100-200 words, and you could win a $500 college scholarship. There are various deadlines throughout the year.

 
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