School of Law Academic Excellence Scholarships School of Law Academic Excellence Scholarships

We recently celebrated our 50th anniversary, and to mark this, and the Law School's return to the historic and newly renovated Earlham Hall we want to give our LLM applicants an exciting opportunity. We will therefore be awarding up to 10 scholarships worth between £1,000 and £3,000 to well-qualified applicants on the basis of academic excellence.

Scholarship Application Process

To apply for the scholarship please download and complete the form below. You will need to answer the following two questions/statements in approximately 250 words each:

  • Please tell us your reasons for applying to the University of East Anglia and the Law School.     
  • Please explain why you want to study for an LLM and your interest in the LLM you have chosen.

Please return the form via email to  Please include your UEA application number in your email. You will then be considered for a UEA Academic Excellence scholarship. Please do not apply if you do not have a conditional or unconditional offer from us. 

Applications will be considered periodically and scholarships will be granted on a rolling basis. The Academic Excellence Scholarships will only be available whilst funds exist. As funds are limited you are strongly advised to apply as soon as possible after receiving your offer.

Applicants are likely to be informed if they have been successful in their application for an Academic Excellence scholarship within 6-8 weeks of the scholarship application being received.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for these scholarships you must meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a conditional or unconditional offer for an LLM Course starting at UEA Law School in September 2016.
  • Be independently funding your studies – i.e. students sponsored by organisations funding their fees are not eligible to apply. (Students applying for or expecting to receive government loans are eligible to apply).

View the full terms and conditions.

Any questions regarding the scholarships should be sent to

Download the Law School Scholarship Form.