We are committed to offering financial support to apprentices gain a university degree.
The Whitworth Scholarship Awards are all about enabling outstanding engineers, who have excellent academic and practical skills and the qualities needed to succeed in industry, to take an engineering degree-level programme in any engineering discipline.
The Whitworth Scholarship Award will not exceed a total of £36,000 for any individual. It can be held in conjunction with other awards (except any other Whitworth Award).
We welcome applications from anyone who has typically served at least a two year engineering apprenticeship before starting a degree-level course. We offer awards for both undergraduate study as an MEng and postgraduate study for a master’s degree such as MSc. The eligibility requirements for both are as follows:
Closing date for applications: 15 July 2020.
To apply, complete the application form and three reference request forms.
Contact our Prizes and Awards Team about our awards, scholarships or prizes.
Assist engineers who are intending to do research and are planning to embark on postgraduate degree study for a PhD or EngD degree.