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ScottishPower Foundation Scholarships

In collaboration with the various foundations of the Iberdrola Group, The ScottishPower Foundation has announced 14 new postgraduate energy and environment scholarship grants in the UK for the 2016/17 academic year, to be split amongst 7 of the UK’s most respected universities, including UEA. In addition there are 4 specific scholarships eligible to UEA students only. 

This new scholarship programme is part of a £2.5m investment in the education of young professionals with the capabilities required to lead the energy industry into the future. The programme aims to help train a generation of highly skilled professionals to face up to the challenges that lie ahead, including the development of a sustainable energy model. 


Scholarships are open to UK students, wishing to pursue a career in energy and environment related studies starting the following full-time UEA courses in 2016; MSc Energy Engineering with Environmental Management or MSc Environmental Sciences.

In addition final year students on the undergraduate integrated masters courses MEng Energy Engineering with Environmental Management, MEng Energy Engineering and MEng Engineering in 2016-17 are also eligible.

Students applying for other courses related to the themes may still be considered depending on their undergraduate course.

What does it cover?

  • Full tuition fees and a generous monthly living allowance.
  • Duration of award: One year of study.
  • Tuition fees or maintenance: Both
  • Number available: 4 x UEA specific, 14 x split between 7 elite universities including UEA.

How do I apply?

  • Prospective postgraduate students who think they may be eligible to apply for one of these scholarship in 2016 should complete the online application form. There is also further information on our website.
  • Scholarship application deadline: 29 March 2016

Terms and Conditions

Further information, including selection criteria for applicants as well as Terms and Conditions, can be found on the Scottish Power Foundation Scholarship Website.


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