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Scholarships

Imperial College Business School is pleased to offer significant scholarship funding to our most talented applicants for the September 2022 intake of MSc Financial Technology.

 

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Scholarships

Scholarships available for September 2022 entry

Africa Regional Scholarship

Amount
Up to £10,000
Summary

Imperial College Business School is proud to be a global organisation with students from all over the world. To encourage this further, we are offering scholarships to African students who we believe would contribute to the Imperial community.

Eligibility

Applicants who are resident in one of the 54 African countries (as defined by the United Nations) will automatically be considered.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and receive an offer for the programme will automatically be considered for this scholarship. Successful candidates will be notified by the Admissions team.

Requirements
  • A strong overall application with excellent academic background, career potential, references and personal statement.
Deadline

Black Future Leader Award

Amount
50% of the tuition fee
Summary

Imperial College Business School is proud to be a global organisation with students from all over the world. Currently, students from Black or mixed black backgrounds are unrepresented in our student cohort and we're working to improve this. To encourage this further, we are offering scholarships to students from Black or mixed black backgrounds from all regions, who can demonstrate their leadership potential and want to make a positive contribution to the Imperial community.

Eligibility

The Black Future Leaders Scholarship is available to applicants demonstrating an outstanding track record of leadership and/or leadership potential. Self-identification of ethnicity from a Black or mixed background (including Black African or Black Caribbean and any other mixed black background) is also a requirement.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc application before the deadline advertised below and receive an offer for their programme will be eligible to apply for this scholarship.

A video assessment is required for this scholarship. Further details will be communicated once you have received an offer for the programme.

Requirements
  • An excellent academic background
  • A strong track record of leadership and/or leadership potential (this may include during your studies, work experience and internships, and/or within your community)
  • The overall strength of your application and interview performance, including references
Deadline

Bright Network Scholarship

Amount
Up to £10,000
Summary

Scholarships of up to £10,000 are available for members of the Bright Network.

Eligibility

All successful applicants who are members of the Bright Network will be automatically considered.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and receive an offer for the programme will automatically be considered for this scholarship. Successful candidates will be notified by the Admissions team.

Requirements
  • Bright Network membership
  • An excellent application, demonstrating academic merit, strong professional or community experience, leadership potential and a clear career plan
Deadline

Dean’s Impact Scholarship

Amount
£20,000
Summary

Our vision is to benefit business and improve society through the power of innovative thinking. We are delighted to offer the Dean's Impact Scholarship to candidates who demonstrate impact and achievement in any of the five key areas listed below.

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Technology and Innovation
  • Sustainability
  • Social Impact
  • Leadership
Eligibility

All successful applicants are eligible to apply for this award.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and are shortlisted for the programme will be invited to apply for this scholarship.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit a video assessment. In the three-minute video response, you will need to explain how you have had an impact in one of the areas mentioned above, and how you plan to further contribute in this area before and after your studies.

Deadline

Imperial Excellence Scholarship

Amount
Up to £10,000
Summary

Scholarships are available for applicants demonstrating all-round excellence in their application and interview performance.

Eligibility

All successful applicants will automatically be considered.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and receive an offer for the programme will automatically be considered for this scholarship. Successful candidates will be notified by the Admissions team.

Requirements
  • An excellent application, demonstrating academic merit, strong professional or internship experience, clear career plan and leadership potential.
Deadline

LATAM Regional Scholarship

Amount
Up to £10,000
Summary

Imperial College Business School is proud to be a global organisation with students from all over the world. To encourage this further, we are offering scholarships to Latin American students who we believe will contribute to the Imperial community.

Eligibility

Applicants who are resident in one of the 20 Latin American countries (as defined by the United Nations) will automatically be considered.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and receive an offer for the programme will automatically be considered for this scholarship. Successful candidates will be notified by the Admissions team.

Requirements
  • A strong overall application with excellent academic background, career potential, references and personal statement.
Deadline

LGBTQ+ Scholarship

Amount
£15,000
Summary

Imperial College Business School is committed to promoting equality in business and society. We are delighted to offer scholarships for students who are part of, or allies to, the LGBTQ+ community.

Eligibility

All successful applicants are eligible to apply for this award.

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and are shortlisted for the programme will be invited to apply for this scholarship.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit a video assessment. In the three-minute video response, you will need to explain why you would be a good candidate for the LGBTQ+ Scholarship and how you will support diversity and inclusion in education, the workplace and society.

Requirements
  • A strong track record of promoting diversity and inclusion
  • A desire to drive initiatives to encourage LGBTQ+ participation in business education and to champion equality within Imperial and beyond
Deadline

Women in Finance Scholarship

Amount
£20,000
Eligibility

Imperial College Business School is committed to closing the gender gap in business, and passionate about supporting talented women pursuing a career in finance. We are therefore pleased to offer scholarships of up to £20,000, to exceptional female candidates who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and career potential. 

How to apply

Candidates who submit their MSc programme application before the deadline advertised below and receive an offer for the programme will automatically be considered for this scholarship. Your personal statement should highlight your leadership experience so far and what you have learnt from it. We are especially interested in hearing about any participation in diversity initiatives in your university or professional experience. Successful candidates will be notified by the Admissions team. 

Early application is strongly recommended to increase your chance of receiving an award.

Requirements
  • An exceptional academic background, typically a strong first class honours degree or international equivalent
  • A strong track record of leadership and/or leadership potential
  • Your references
Deadline
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Bursaries

Bursaries and fee waivers available for September 2022 entry

Bright Network application fee waiver

Amount
£80 covering application fee
Eligibility

We are delighted to support talented students by offering Bright Network members an application fee waiver. Please note the waiver covers the £80 application fee, but applicants are still required to pay full tuition fees. If you are already a member of the Bright Network, please email us at business.school@imperial.ac.uk with your name to request your discount code. If you are not yet a member of the Bright Network, please sign up, where you will also be given the discount code.

Please note: The waiver must be requested before you submit your application, and cannot be retrospectively applied.

Imperial Loyalty Bursary - 10% of the tuition fees

Amount
10% of the tuition fees
Eligibility

We welcome applications from Imperial College London alumni. We offer a 10% bursary on tuition fees to successful candidates with an undergraduate degree from Imperial awarded at a minimum of Upper Second Class Honours, or Master’s degree awarded with a minimum of Merit.

How to apply

Imperial College London students or alumni who submit their MSc programme application before the below deadline and receive an offer for the programme will automatically receive this award.

We cannot guarantee the availability of Imperial Loyalty Bursaries for applications received after the deadline.

Requirements
  • An undergraduate degree from Imperial awarded at a minimum of Upper Second Class Honours, or Master’s degree awarded with a minimum of Merit. Candidates who are currently in their final year will be assessed on their marks to date & predicted performance
Deadline

If you are offered an Imperial College Business School scholarship or Imperial Loyalty Bursary and are subsequently offered a larger award by us, the larger one would supersede the first award and would not be in addition to it.

Scholarships awarded by Imperial College Business School are in the form of a reduction of the tuition fee. Therefore, if you receive another scholarship that pays the full tuition fee directly to the College, you cannot also receive a scholarship from the Business School.