ScottishPower is part of the Iberdrola Group, one of the world’s largest integrated utility companies and a world leader in wind energy. ScottishPower is the first integrated energy company in the UK to generate 100% green electricity. Their focus is on wind energy, smart grids and driving the change to a cleaner, electric future and they are investing over £4 million every working day to make this happen.
At ScottishPower, the scholarship programmes aim to help train a new generation of professionals capable of driving the transformation towards a sustainable energy model and who have a desire to develop their career in the power industry. This is why ScottishPower presents its Scholarships for Master’s Studies in the UK programme to support education of motivated people, providing them with experience that will give them access to employment in the industry
For the 2021/22 academic year ScottishPower provides scholarships for postgraduate studies at universities in United Kingdom in the following areas of knowledge:
Onshore/Offshore Renewable Engineering
Environmental Sciences /Climate Change
Computer Science & IT Software Engineering
International Strategic Marketing/Digital Marketing
The scholarships are intended for study at a selection of UK universities including the University of Strathclyde.
Number of scholarships – 12 throughout the UK
Value – Full tuition fees and a monthly payment of £1,200
Deadline– 31 March 2021
Help with- Tuition fees, Living costs, Equipment and study costs
Duration -1 year
Eligibility-ScottishPower are looking to sponsor highly motivated students who have a desire to work in the power industry and:
Must be in possession of, or expect to receive, a Bachelor with Honours at a minimum 2:1 (or equivalent) or Master’s degree from a recognised university on submission of the application. If the applicant is still in the final year of the academic course 2020-2021, the grant will be contingent upon the applicant securing the university degree at the determined level at the end of the academic cycle in June/July 2021.
Applicants must follow the usual procedure for enrolling at the UK University they wish to attend.
Applications submitted by students who have not applied for enrolment at the UK University will be rejected during the selection process.
Applicants may not receive any remuneration or wages or be in receipt of any scholarship, financial aid or other award of a similar nature from institutions and public or private foundations during the period that the scholarship is awarded for.
Applications presented by candidates with a grade average during the pursuit of the degree lower than “upper second class honours” for universities in the UK will be rejected.
Candidates who have previously been awarded a ScottishPower or its Foundation scholarship are excluded from assessment.
For more information – https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/engineeringscholarships/scottishpowerinternationalmastersscholarshipprogramme202122/ or contact https://www.scottishpower.com/pages/scottishpower_masters_scholarships.aspx