Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarship and Leadership Programme at Oxford University


The Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld and Leadership Programme aims to aid outstanding students for completing graduation at Oxford University from transition and emerging economics throughout Africa, Asia and South America. The Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust hosts this progrmme.

Scholarship Provider:

University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Area of Study:

Graduate programmes related to agriculture, health care, environmental and water management, economics, public and foreign policy. The complete list of eligible programmes is listed in the official website.

Benefits of this Scholarship:

  • 100% of University and college fees will be covered.
  • A grant will be given for living costs (of at least £14,296).
  • The number of awards is up to 16 and made for the full duration of the fee liability for agreed course.


A student is eligible for this scholarship, if he/she is:

  • Having an ordinary resident in one of the eligible countries.
  • Having interest to serve global community through chosen field of work.
  • Demonstrating a connection between subject of study and longer-term career objective.
  • Intending to return to his/her country after completing the course.
  • Intending to contribute to the improvement of the origin country or at a wider regional or international level.

How to Apply:

  • Select the Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership programme in the funding section of the University’s graduate application form.
  • Submit your application by the relevant January deadline for your course (6 January or 20 January of every year).
  • Also complete a Weidenfeld Scholarships Questionnaire (found at the official website) and upload it, together with application form.


Visit the official website (given below) to know the detailed information and to apply for this scholarship.

Official website:  http://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/graduate/fees-and-funding/graduate-scholarships/university-wide-scholarships/weidenfeld-scholarships-and-leadership-programme/louis-dreyfus-weidenfeld-scholarship-and-leadership-programme

Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust:  http://www.whtrust.org

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