The Joseph and Andrea Cunningham Scholarship

  • Master
  • 28 April 2022

LSE is pleased to announce financial support for students from the USA via a generous gift from Joseph and Andrea Cunningham. The funds generated by this gift will be used to support US applicants to the Department of International Relations.


This scholarship is available to support an applicant who is a national of and currently domiciled in the United States, and has secured an offer of admission on an MSc programme (full time) in the Department of International Relations. The award is based on financial need and academic merit.

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The funds are currently with LSE and when the income will provide an award that will be a contribution towards the tuition fees and living costs during the programme. The specific amount to be confirmed.


To apply for LSE funding for programmes beginning in September, you must:

  • Submit your application for the programme (See how to apply for graduate study at LSE)
  • Submit your Graduate Financial Support Application Form via the Graduate application tracker
  • Receive an offer of a place (conditional or unconditional) by 5pm UK time on 28 April Please complete Section G: Personal Statement of the Graduate Financial Support Application Form in order to be considered for any other LSE Scholarships for which you meet the criteria. If you only wish to be considered for the Graduate Support Scheme, you do not need to complete the personal statement.
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