LLM in Paris Scholarship

About the award

Level: Masters
Course: LLM Banking and Finance Law; LLM Comparative and International Dispute Resolution; LLM Energy and Natural Resources Law; LLM Intellectual Property Law; LLM International Business Law; LLM Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law
Country: EU, Home
Value: Full tuition fee waiver
No. of awards: One
Deadline: Monday 10th June 2019, 16:00 hrs

More information

The Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) and McDermott Will & Emery (MWE), in partnership with the Association Française des Juristes d’Entreprise (AFJE), are offering one full scholarship, for Home/EU applicants, for the September 2019 intake of a number of full-time LLM in Paris Programmes


1 full tuition fee scholarship for September 2019 intake is available for offer holders for full-time study on the following LLM in Paris programmes:

  • LLM Banking and Finance Law
  • LLM Comparative and International Dispute Resolution
  • LLM Energy and Natural Resources Law
  • LLM Intellectual Property Law
  • LLM International Business Law
  • LLM Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law

Students must have an offer of study (either conditional or unconditional) for the LLM before applying for funding.

Please note that scholarships cannot be deferred.

(This LLM scholarship is not applicable to the LLM in Law and Economics programme, the LLM in International Shipping Law (Piraeus Programme), the LLM Commercial Law (Singapore/London), the Sorbonne-QMUL Double LLM, or any of the LLM programmes in London. Visit the law funding page for other LLM funding options.)



You must have a full time offer of study in place before you can apply for LLM funding.

In order to apply for a scholarship please complete and sign the relevant application form, and attach the following:

  • A copy of your CV
  • A full transcript of your grades: Undergraduate/Bachelors level/first degree level and Postgraduate/Masters (if applicable)

The form and required supporting documentation can be returned by post or scanned and sent by email (preferred) – details are included on the application form.

Incomplete, incorrect or late scholarship applications will not be accepted or processed.



The scholarship will be awarded to those who we deem to have successfully demonstrated their reasoning for being awarded a scholarship based on the following criteria;

  • Academic merit
  • Professional achievements (if any)
  • Financial need

The compulsory personal statement should include all of the above information. Shortlisted candidates will be expected to attend a telephone interview, which are expected to take place towards the end of June. 

If you are awarded the CCLS-MWE-AFJE LLM in Paris scholarship you may be asked to assist the Law Marketing Team with marketing activities such as the postgraduate law open evenings and student profiles and videos.

Please note School scholarships are also subject to university-wide Terms and Conditions as well as any course/School/Faculty conditions or criteria outline.


Further information


If you have applied for funding elsewhere and are successful in receiving such funding you must inform us immediately. In the event that you are awarded funding elsewhere we will withdraw your application. If you are awarded one of our LLM scholarships and are then awarded funding elsewhere the offer of being awarded our LLM scholarship will be withdrawn.