Leaving a Gift in Your Will is Easy

Corinne Smith
(MA Religions of Africa and Asia 2015)
Legacy scholarship recipient

I was thrilled when I found out I’d received a scholarship to study at SOAS – it’s the best place for my course, but without my scholarship, there’s no way I’d be able to study here. I’m so grateful to everyone who made it possible.


A legacy gift is a way of ensuring that you can shape the future of SOAS and the lives of the next generation of students.

By leaving a gift in your Will, you could support vital academic research and help SOAS continue to challenge perspectives and promote understanding; you can help to ensure that the specialised subject area that you are passionate about will remain a focus at the School.

Your gift could also help a bright student access a world-class education, regardless of their financial background, like Corinne pictured below. As the cost of education continues to increase, many talented young people face an uncertain future. Many students from low-income families could miss out on a SOAS education altogether.

To find out how you can continue to help SOAS in the future you can: