Liberty Scholarship (UK)

How to apply

Complete the application form with your details and supporting statement and submit to the admissions team before the deadline.

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We advise that you prepare your statement in a Word document first, then copy and paste the text into the relevant field of the online form.

Full eligibility criteria

To be considered for the scholarship you must:

  • Hold a conditional or unconditional offer for a School of Law Taught Masters programme for September 2023 entry.
  • Demonstrate an excellent previous academic track record.
  • Demonstrate the potential to contribute to the academic and cultural life of the School of Law. 
  • Be classed as “UK” for fee purposes.


  • If your scholarship application is successful you must confirm acceptance within two weeks of notification of the award. 
  • You must commence your study with us by registering no later than 1 October in the academic year for which the award is offered.
  • Those in receipt of an award via one of the School's collaborative agreements are not eligible.
  • Scholarship offers cannot be deferred.

How are the scholarships awarded?

These scholarships will be awarded in a competitive process on the basis of academic performance in your undergraduate degree plus the strength of your supporting statement accompanying your scholarship application. Successful applicants will be notified of their scholarship offer by email. If you have not heard from us by this point unfortunately you have not been successful.

Further information

A Liberty Scholarship will not be awarded in addition to any other scholarship except a University of Leeds Alumni Bursary.