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Sources of funding for students from North America

As a general rule it is advisable that, in the first instance, you should contact your own Ministry of Education or Education Department, which will have details of most schemes and which will be able to advise you of your own government's conditions for studying abroad.

You should check carefully the eligibility criteria for any of the funding organisations before you apply to them.

London Goodenough Association of Canada

The London Goodenough Association of Canada invites applications for Scholarships in support of graduate study in London, England.

British Marshall Scholarships (FCO)

These scholarships are open to United States graduates. The scholarships cover two years of study in any discipline at undergraduate or graduate level, leading to the award of a British University Degree. For eligibility requirements and application details please see the Marshall Scholarships website or contact the Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission office in London.

LSHTM Marshall Scholarship (FCO)

This Scholarship is for United States graduates to study in any subject at either Masters or Doctoral level at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and will be for up to two years (with a possibility of a third year for doctoral studies). If awarded an LSHTM Marshall Scholarship candidates would be expected to study at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. For further information on this, please go to Marshall Scholarships website.

Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund

The Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund (CCSF) provides awards ranging from £1,000 to £5,000 to Canadian men and women for academic and artistic study in the UK. Further information and details of eligibility is available.

The Trudeau Foundation (for Canadian citizens)

The annual Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships competition in the social sciences and humanities is open to Canadian citizens and landed immigrants pursuing full-time doctoral studies in Canada, and exceptionally to Canadians pursuing full-time doctoral studies at foreign institutions. Foreign nationals pursuing doctoral studies at Canadian institutions will also be supported, with a preference for candidates from the developing world. Although priority will be accorded to Canadian citizens and landed immigrants, up to one fourth of the total number of Trudeau Scholars may be foreign nationals.

How to apply: Application guidelines can be found on the Trudeau Foundation website. Please check the research funding table for information on how to apply.

US and Canadian Loans

The School is an eligible institution recognised for the receipt of student loans for payment of tuition fees. 

Canadian students are advised to seek advice from the relevant Government or Province website for their entitlement to student loans. 

Learn more about US Federal Student loans through the School.

The Yale-LSHTM Fellowship

The Yale-LSHTM Fellowship in Global Health and International Emergency Medicine (GHIEM) trains board eligible emergency physicians to become leaders in global health and to advance the science of global emergency care. The Yale-LSHTM GHIEM fellowship is a 26-month program open to US board-certified or board-eligible emergency physicians.

Fulbright Commission Scholarships

Fulbright Postgraduate Awards are aimed at US graduate students wishing to study in the UK, in any subject, and provide tuition and maintenance for the first year of study. Application details are available on the Fulbright Commission website.