SOAS University of London


Undergraduate SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship

Deadline: 31 January 2019

The Undergraduate SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship is designed to inspire excellence in global citizenship, leadership and innovation for prospective students.

Scholarship Value

Scholars within the programme will benefit from a wide range of academic, financial and personal support including:

  • £3,500 cash award per year (three years)
  • £500 for a community project of their choosing
  • £750 for academic self-development, i.e. taking part or attending academic / professional conference
  • Be partnered with an internal and external mentor for support in self-development and project direction.
  • There will be other additional benefits for the cohort through coaching, network events and career advice.

Eligibility for scholarship

Normal entry criteria will apply and a submission of a 500-word essay illustrating “how you have made a positive contribution in your community,” you may wish include photos and/or a video to support you essay.

How to apply for the undergraduate SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship

The deadline for this has now past.

Candidate Assessment

Applications are shortlisted by a Selection Committee of at least three members

Notification of Scholarship Award:

Successful candidates will be notified by 31 March 2019 (The offer will outline the conditions required to be met).

For enquiries, please: