2018 Engineering & Science Scholarships

Applications for the 2018 Engineering & Science Scholarships are now open.

United Kingdom Naval Engineering Science & Technology (UKNEST) is offering 12 Undergraduate Scholarships to students studying at UK universities & colleges.  The Scholarship is open to students registered on any STEM subject degree.  In general, UK security clearance is a pre-requisite for employment within this sector

The Scholarship is only available to students studying at UK universities and colleges.

We are particularly keen to receive applications from women and those studying science and technology.  The Scholarship is for ONE year, but students may apply for further funding if progress is satisfactory

The Scholarship provides:

  • A Scholarship grant of £1,500 per academic year (£500/term)
  • Mentoring with a UKNEST orgainsation
  • A graduate “buddy” 
  • The potential for work-placements.

Advances in science & technology, such as the rapid development of autonomous systems, will shape the Royal Navy of 2050.

Submit a brief (500 words max.) on “How the Royal Navy of 2050 will be influenced by developments in science & technology”.  You should consider not just the changes in systems and equipment but also the content of the education and training of the RN operators and civilian supply and support organisations.

A written academic reference must be provided to support your application.

CLOSING DATE 31 August 2018

If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within 3 days please notify us via the website Contact  link

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