UK: The Atlantic Fellows Programme for International Students (Fully-Funded), 2017/2018

Europe, International, Masters, Ph.D., Scholarships, Social Science, UK

The Atlantic Fellows programme for Social and Economic Equity at the International Inequalities Institute is a fantastic new opportunity for experienced academics and senior practitioners to dig deeper into the causes of inequalities.

Application Deadlines:

  • Atlantic Visiting Fellowship: 22nd January, 2017
  • Atlantic Non-Residential Fellowship: 31st January, 2017
  • Atlantic Residential Fellowship: 31st January, 2017

To be taken at (country): UK

About the Award: The Fellowships are available in three fully-funded tracks:

  • Atlantic Visiting Fellowship: an opportunity for teams of three or four senior academics and practitioners to come together and undertake an intensive period of research that will create high profile advances in both academic understanding and in, developing practical responses to, the challenge of inequality.The teams will be fully-funded, including reasonable travel, accommodation in London where needed and office space within the International Inequalities Institute along with other reasonable research costs.
  • Atlantic Residential Fellowship: supports applicants in taking the one year MSc Inequalities and Social Science (MISS), with dedicated mentorship, as well as engaging with the wider work of the Atlantic Fellows programme (such as the Annual conference and Non-Residential Fellows activities).The Fellowship will cover all of your fees, a stipend of £15,000 p/a and expenses for attendance at Atlantic Fellowship events.
  • Atlantic Non-Residential Fellowship: a unique opportunity to study via a series of distinct, comprehensive short courses, with both academic and in-the-field work, comprising around seven weeks in total throughout the year. Elements of the course will be undertaken with our Node Partner, University of Cape Town. In addition the Non-Residential Fellows will undertake practical project work, and contribute to the Annual Conference and other activities as part of the Atlantic Fellows programme.The Non-Residential Fellowships are fully funded, with travel and accommodation costs covered where necessary, as well as reasonable daily expenses whilst taking part in the courses.

Type: Fellowship/Masters


  • Applicants for the Non-Residential Atlantic Fellowship must meet the Standard English Language requirements for the LSE. Proof must be included with your final application documents.
  • Applicants for the Atlantic Residential Fellowship must apply for the MSc Inequalities and Social Science. They must meet all the requirements as set out in the course page.
  • Separate eligibilities can be read on the application forms of each fellowship.

How to Apply: Please download and fill the Application forms of the fellowship you are interested in (links are in the Scholarship Webpage)

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details and a full list of scholarships for African students at LSE

Award Provider: London School of Economics and Political Science



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