International Study Award

Award to enable undergraduates to undertake non-compulsory international degree placements, enhanced education or training opportunities as part of their degree course in mechanical engineering and to assist progression to Corporate Membership through academic or individual training.


  • Applicants must be an Affiliate member
  • have been accepted on an accredited degree course and
  • have a working knowledge of the language of the country to be visited.

Award conditions

  • Awards may be awarded to students at universities operating academic exchange schemes or for students undertaking acceptable international industrial training.

Value of award

  • The maximum award is £2,000

Application process

Closing date: None.

  • Individual applications are accepted
  • Applicants MUST submit an application form and  three supporting references to be discussed at an appropriate Educational Awards Committee, which meets six times a year (see below)

  • Retrospective applications will not be considered under any circumstances.

Submit your completed application form and referees forms:

Deadlines for applications

Closing date for applicationsEAC review meeting
Wednesday 3 March 2021Wednesday 17 March 2021, 10.30am
Wednesday 5 May 2021Wednesday 19 May 2021, 10.30am
Wednesday 23 June 2021Wednesday 7 July 2021, 10.30am
Wednesday 25 August 2021Wednesday 8 September 2021, 10.30am
Wednesday 20 October 2021Wednesday 3 November 2021, 10.30am

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