International LLM Scholarship Application

This scholarship is now closed for 2018 entry. We will soon be announcing our exciting new scholarships package for 2019 entry. Keep checking these webpages for more details.

We are pleased to offer two International LLM Scholarships, each worth £4,000. To apply, students must already have applied for a place on the Sheffield LLM and have an application number. Successful applicants can use their funds towards course fees or for living expenses. These scholarships are open to all overseas LLM offer holders. Applicants from eligible countries will still automatically be eligible for the University's Postgraduate Taught Scholarship (worth £2,000) and to apply for the University's International Merit Postgraduate Scholarship (worth 50% of the tuition fee).

Students must submit the scholarship application form below and email a 2,000 word essay (answering the essay question included on the form) to prior to the deadline of 15th June 2018 to be considered.

Scholarship applications will be considered together with the applications for admission. Successful applicants will be notified before the end of July 2018.

Amounts and details quoted are for students applying to study during 2018-19.

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Essay Question

Please answer the following essay question and send it to with the subject heading International Scholarship Application.

'Law alone cannot address all social problems.' Discuss (2000 words)