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LLM sub-Saharan African Scholarship

Nottingham Law School is offering one competitive scholarship to sub-Saharan African postgraduate students. We've put all the details and the application forms on this page. Good luck!


Scholarship details

Nottingham Law School is pleased to offer one competitive scholarship up to the value of the international tuition fee (£15,100) for the academic year 2020/21.

We welcome applications from sub-Saharan African students who are holding an offer to study on a Nottingham Law School full-time LLM Masters programme (excludes professional courses such as the LPC/BTC).

The scholarship will be awarded to the candidate who most closely meets the criteria for the award.

The scholarship decision will be made by an awarding committee and all decisions are final.

If you are awarded the scholarship, your tuition fee for 2020/21 will be waived.

LLB Law with Criminology

How to apply

To apply for this scholarship you must fully complete the International Scholarships Application form and the Nottingham Law School sub-Saharan African LLM Scholarship supplementary application form.

The application form includes a scholarship statement of a maximum of 850 words.

International Scholarships application form

Nottingham Law School sub-Saharan African LLM Scholarship supplementary application form

Application deadlines:

Please email the application forms to by Wednesday 1 July 2020 16:00 (GMT).

If your application for the sub-Saharan African LLM International Scholarship is unsuccessful, you will be automatically considered for the half-fee Nottingham Law School scholarship and the International Scholarship.

Living expenses

Please note that this scholarship is for tuition fees only and does not cover your living expenses.

As part of your application you'll be asked how you plan to fund your living costs while studying here.

If you're awarded the scholarship you'll be asked to provide your bank statement to demonstrate proof of living costs – you’ll need this for your Tier 4 visa application as well.

Find out more about the financial requirements for a Tier 4 visa application

Still need help?

International Development Office
UK + (0) 115 848 8175