Lincoln’s Inn Scholarships are all awarded on merit. The value of each award is calculated through a means test based on the applicants’ disclosed financial resources and obligations.
BPTC Awards 2018/19
Total amount available to be allocated: up to £1,275,000
Lord Denning; Marchant; Tancred
Cassel; Droop; Kennedy; Mary MacMurray; Sir Thomas More
The Mansfield is our most prestigious scholarship and the Inn offers up to 5 of these awards, each carrying a minimum value of £20,000.
Our Major Scholarships are our next most prestigious awards and the Inn offers up to 70 of these awards each year. The Lord Denning, Marchant and Tancred Scholarships are all offered as Major Scholarships.
All Minor Scholarships awarded by Lincoln's Inn are offered at the same Level.
Apart from the minimum value of the Mansfield Scholarship, the values of all our scholarships are calculated by a means test as mentioned above. The Tancred scholarships are awarded by the Inn but the money for these awards is provided by the Tancred Foundation.
GDL / CPE Awards Total amount available to be allocated: up to £150,000
The Inn offers up to 32 scholarships for non-law graduates of outstanding ability. The GDL scholarships are separated into three named awards, all means-tested as above. They are, in order of prestige:
Lord Bowen Lord Haldane Lord Brougham
Total amount available to be allocated: up to £60,000
The Inn offers up to 50 Pupillage Awards to assist Pupils during their Pupillage year. These awards are means tested and are only available for Lincoln’s Inn Pupils.