Undergraduate Scholarships and Bursaries
School of Law scholarships and bursaries
The School of Law has a number of undergraduate scholarships and bursaries on offer for academic excellence and contribution to the School. For more information on any of the below, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dentons is a global law firm with a long standing commitment to support the local community. Due to their well-established relationship with the School of Law, we are able to offer an annual bursary of £6,500 per year available to students with permanent residence in London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Hackney, Newham, Redbridge, Waltham Forest or Barking and Dagenham and are the first in their family to attend university.
Applications for this bursary will be open in December 2020. Details will be published nearer the time. See the Dentons Bursary page for more information on eligibility criteria and how to apply.
Gianni Sonvico Bursary
The School of Law is proud to offer a bursary of £12,000 per year in memory of exemplary QMUL LLB graduate, Gianni Sonvico. Applicants of this bursary must be in state school education and be means-tested by Student Finance to show their household income is less than £35,000.
Renewals are being offered however the award for 1st year students is under currently under review for 2020/21. See the Gianni Sonvico Bursary page to find out more about Gianni, and for more information about this award.
First, Second, Final Year and Senior Status Scholarships
The School of Law has a number of £1000 scholarships available to students in their first, second and final years of their 3 or 4-year LLB and those in either year of their Senior Status LLB. These scholarships are based on academic merit and not financial circumstances.
Renewals are being offered however awards for 1st year students are under currently under review for 2020/21. See the First, Second, Final Year and Senior Status Scholarships page for more information about this award.
Lawyers Volunteering for the Arts wishes to offer a £1,550 scholarship and work experience opportunity to an Undergraduate QMUL LLB student. This scholarship will enable a law student to support the LVFA initiative whilst gaining practical experience of the pro bono advice sector and financial support.
Details are to be confirmed. Visit the LVFA Scholarship page to find out more about Lawyers Volunteering for the Arts and for more information on eligibility criteria.
The School of Law offers a £2,000 bursary to students in the first year of their three or four-year LLB. The awardee of this bursary will be selected on the basis of academic excellence and potential but also be recognised to be from a Widening Participation background.
Renewals are being offered however the award for 1st year students is currently under review for 2020/21. See the Undergraduate Bursary page for more information on eligibility criteria and how to apply.
The William & Mary Drapers’ Company Scholarship is an opportunity offered to all final year students in the School of Law. It is a chance to take an LLM course at the College of William & Mary, one of the oldest colleges in the USA. The scholarship is available annually to a Queen Mary LLB Law or BA Law and Politics student to enable them to spend a year after graduation in the United States as a graduate student.
The deadline to apply is 5 January 2020. For more information see the William and Mary Scholarship page.
If you are interested in other Postgraduate funding opportunities, you can find out more here.
Other funding opportunities
Students should also familiarise themselves with the range of funding opportunities available college-wide. Find out more about these opportunities here.