The LSEF-UMass Scholarships (2019) for Post-Graduate Studies are offered to selected students for pursuing post-graduate education in Applied Economics, Data Analytics, and Public Policy leading to Masters Degree from The University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Each scholarship worth Rs. 20 lakhs is funded by The University of Massachusetts Amherst and Lakshmipat Singhania Educational Foundation and covers 50% of the tuition and academic fees for the two-year degree program for international students. Students who have completed (or will complete in 2019) at least 3 years of undergraduate degree program from an accredited University in India are eligible to apply. The Foundation especially encourages students with exceptional merit, who may have limited means to pursue education abroad, to apply. The selection will be based on applicants’ academic record, letters of recommendation, statement of purpose and personal interview with a panel from U Mass Amherst and LSEF.