Hodgson Law Scholarships 2017 © Copyright
The criteria which the Trustees have set out for the guidance of the Selection Committee include the following:
LLM Scholars should be able to demonstrate:
1. Academic excellence.
2. Evidence of an interest in legal and public service which may benefit the Liverpool City Region.
3. Potential and ambition for future leadership.
4. That they are not otherwise able to undertake a postgraduate degree at either institution.
Hodgson Doctoral Research Scholars should be:
Applicants should not be in receipt of any other international scholarship and should satisfy the University admission criteria for the postgraduate research programme.
The task of identifying the Hodgson Law Scholars who best satisfy the selection criteria shall be made by a Selection Committee at Liverpool University in respect of the Liverpool University Hodgson Law Scholars and by a Selection Committee at Liverpool John Moores University in respect of the Liverpool John Moores University Hodgson Law Scholars. The Selection Committees will have available to them the following information which will inform their selections:
It must be remembered that the Universities of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores make their own decisions on admission to postgraduate law degrees and the election to a Hodgson Law Scholarship does not automatically guarantee entry to those Universities. Accordingly, election to the Hodgson Law Scholarship will not be formally confirmed by the Trustees until the scholar elect has been accepted by the appropriate University law department.