Scholarships Merit-based
Loughborough University

Loughborough University Global Impact Scholarship

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Various benefits
United Kingdom
30 Apr 2024
Application deadline


There are lots of options available to you to fund your master’s programme at Loughborough University, from alumni bursaries to school and department scholarships and government loans.


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



From 50% up to 100% off tuition fees for one year

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


Loughborough University is delighted to present the Global Impact Scholarship. This scholarship is from 50% up to 100% off the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year.

The scholarship will cover from 50% up to 100% off the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course (replacing any departmental or other Loughborough University scholarships or bursaries you may already have been awarded).

The University will award a limited number of scholarships, and the standards required are very high. Students will be expected to fund their travel and maintenance costs through other sources. Evidence of maintenance funds must be included in the scholarship application. The scholarships are being 100% funded by university funds.

Applicable programmes


This scholarship is from 50% up to 100% off the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year.


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Currently holding an offer (conditional or unconditional) for an eligible postgraduate taught programme.
  • Currently domiciled (permanently living) in particular countries.
  • Evidence of exceptional academic achievement (normally a first-class honours degree).
  • Commitment to return to their home country on completion of their postgraduate programme.
  • Evidence of the ability and commitment to making a significant contribution to their home country on their return.
  • Full understanding of the costs involved in coming to study and live in the UK.
  • Evidence of strong motivation and initiative to secure funds to cover the remainder of the costs involved.
  • Applicants should be high calibre graduates with the personal, intellectual, and interpersonal qualities necessary for leadership and driving sustainable change within communities.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom


78 nationalities

Study experience required





Application deadline

30 Apr 2024

The scholarship application procedure is an open competition. Students may only apply for the scholarship after an offer for a place in one of Loughborough University’s Masters programmes has been made. Students who are in possession of an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on a postgraduate taught course can apply for the scholarship using the application form.

Applications will be initially shortlisted and the final decision on the awards will be made by a selection panel of senior staff of the University. 


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