There are a range of ISH scholarships available in partnership with a number of different London institutions and organizations. Applications are made to the relevant partners in the first instance and then ISH will normally consider a shortlist of candidates put forward by their co-sponsors. So far, the following organizations will accept applications for the ISH scholarships listed below for 2017/18. This webpage will be updated with new opportunities when they arise.
- London Metropolitan University
ISH and London Metropolitan University have 7 total scholarships of which four are available for US nationals from financially disadvantaged backgrounds. http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/applying/funding-your-studies/scholarships/international-students-house-and-london-met-postgraduate-scholarship/
- University of Westminster
The University of Westminster is one of ISH’s longest-standing scholarship partners and each year up to 23 University of Westminster scholars are housed at ISH. For 2016/17, ISH will be supporting the following Westminster scholarships:
For undergraduate students:
The Scindia and SKV Schools (India) Scholarship http://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/prospective-students/fees-and-funding/scholarships/undergraduate-scholarships/scindia-school
For masters students:
Architecture and the Built Environment Excellence Scholarship http://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/prospective-students/fees-and-funding/scholarships/postgraduate-scholarships/architecture-and-the-built-environment-excellence-scholarship
Central American and the Caribbean Scholarship http://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/prospective-students/fees-and-funding/scholarships/postgraduate-scholarships/central-american-and-the-caribbean-scholarships
- University of the Arts
UAL Vice-Chancellor’s Postgraduate International Scholarships Eight places are available under this scheme at ISH: http://www.arts.ac.uk/study-at-ual/student-fees–funding/scholarships-search/ual-vice-chancellors-postgraduate-international-scholarships/
The Tara Nirula International Students House Scholarship which commemorates an exceptional young woman whose life was sadly cut short. This scholarship is for Indian applicants to the London College of Fashion with the ability and potential to make a contribution to the worlds of art, design, communication and performance. http://www.arts.ac.uk/study-at-ual/student-fees–funding/scholarships-search/tara-nirula-ishlcf-graduate-scholarship/
- SOAS, University of London
ISH and SOAS are pleased to co-sponsor 9 scholarships for Masters students in 2017/18. Details of the individual schemes are listed below:
Commonwealth Shared Scholarships, including the Ellenor Mary Anwyl Scholarship, named after ISH’s Executive Director’s wife: https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/soas-hakluyt-scholarship.html
Ferguson Scholarship https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/ferguson-scholarships.html
Royal Geographical Society Scholarship https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/masters/
The John Loiello AFSOAS FISH Scholarship, sponsored by the American Friends of SOAS and the Friends of International Students House https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/john-loiello-afsoas-fish-scholarship.html
The Prospect Burma – Hla Pe Memorial Scholarship https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/the-prospect-burma—hla-pe-memorial-scholarship.html
William Ross Murray Scholarship https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/william-ross-murray-scholarship.html
- University College London
8 Scholarships are available at UCL through various partnerships with ISH.
For undergraduate students:
United World Colleges Scholarship Two scholarships are available annually for UWC-nominated students who have firmly accepted their UCL admissions offer.
For masters students:
With the Institute of Education: Centenary Taught Masters Scholarships, including the Mary Trevelyan Centenary Scholarship, named after one of ISH’s founders www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/about/global-engagement/scholarships-funding
With Institute of Global Health: African Graduate Scholarships Three scholarships are available for African nationals currently resident in an African country and who have been accepted on to a full-time MSc in Global Health and Development at UCL. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/scholarships/graduate/deptscholarships/intl-health-devp
For postgraduate students:
With the Institute of Education: Centenary Doctoral Scholarship www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/about/global-engagement/scholarships-funding
- London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Six scholarships are offered to candidates from a low or middle-income Commonwealth country with an offer of a place on the MSc Public Health for Eye Care course.
- Royal Academy of Music
The Academy Regent Scholarship Scheme is an ambitious programme designed to help bridge the funding gap for students who have already been offered fee scholarships by the Academy and who need further assistance. ISH currently provides six placements comprising bed and half board for the duration of studies.
- Council for At-Risk Academics
CARA helps academics in immediate danger, those forced into exile, and those who choose to continue pursuing their further education in a safe environment.
ISH reserves five places for these individuals.
- Windle Trust International
Windle Trust International has forged formidable scholarship partnerships with a number of UK universities to provide postgraduate opportunities to young people who will provide leadership and professional skills in African societies recovering from the devastating effect of protracted wars and conflicts. Each year 5 students will be offered accommodation at ISH.
- Royal College of Music
In partnership with RCM, ISH offers three residential scholarships per year.
- Birkbeck, University of London
A small number of accommodation scholarships are available to full-time students at Birkbeck. ISH matches 3 of these full and partial scholarships per year.
- The Karta Initiative
Two placements are offered at ISH through the Karta Initiative every year.
- Marshall Scholarships
Three students are offered a place at ISH through the partnership with Marshall per year.
- Imperial College
The Patrick Wills Imperial College Scholarship enables one student a year to live at ISH.
- Chevening Scholarship
ISH offers one Chevening Scholar the opportunity to stay at ISH throughout the year.