Nehru Shanker Patel Scholarship

LSE is pleased to confirm a new Nehru Shanker Patel Scholarship to support undergraduate study, commencing in the 2021 session. This scholarship will be awarded to an applicant in financial need who is national of and currently domiciled in the UK.


This scholarship will be selected on the basis of financial need demonstrated by the Undergraduate Scholarship application form and awarded to an applicant who is a national of and domiciled in the UK with an offer of a place on any BSc programme.

Scholarship amount

The scholarship will provide the full tuition fees (£9,250) per year for the duration of the programme (three years), subject to satisfactory academic progression).

How to apply

Once you've received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional), you can apply for this scholarship. Please complete the scholarship application form. By completing this form, you will ensure that you receive consideration for this and any other LSE scholarship(s) which you meet the eligibility criteria for.

The deadline for the receipt of applications is: 1 June 2021

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) the Financial Support Office (FSO) is now working remotely, which means we cannot receive hard copies of application forms or supporting documents. We are now accepting scanned copies of application forms and supporting documents by the scholarship deadline.

To be considered for a scholarship please complete the LSE Undergraduate Scholarship Application 2021 and return a scanned copy along with your supporting documents to the FSO at Your academic reference can also be sent by email from the institutional email address of your referee to the FSO inbox (, we will match it with your application.  

See details of providing a reference