Hilde Himmelweit Scholarship

In 1964 the late Professor Hilde Himmelweit founded the Department of Social Psychology at LSE. The scholarships are a tribute to her work.


This scholarship is available for those applying for study full time on the MSc Social and Cultural Psychology.

Scholarship amount

There are normally up to three scholarships with a value of £2,000 each.

How to apply

To apply for LSE funding for programmes beginning in September 2023, 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 including completing Section G: Personal Statement.

- and receive an offer of a place (conditional or unconditional)

by 5pm UK time on 27 April 2023.

If you only wish to be considered for the Graduate Support Scheme, you do not need to complete Section G: Personal statement.

The outcome to your Graduate Support Scheme application will be displayed on the application tracker after you have received an offer. Successful applicants selected for other LSE Scholarships or awards like this one will be contacted by email thoughout May, June and July 2023.