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Heriot-Watt - Women in Engineering Scholarship

Sponsored by: Heriot-Watt
Deadline28 June 2019
Organisation TypePrivate Sector / Organisation
Fund TypeScholarship
Study Local or Abroad?Local
Founded in 1821, we were the first Mechanics’ Institute in the world. We were also the first institution in Scotland to admit women into STEM programmes. Since opening our doors in Malaysia, we’ve made it possible for women in ASEAN region to gain access to quality teaching and learning in the field of Engineering. Committed to widening access, and reducing the gender gap in this field, we have developed this scholarship especially for girls who want to pursue a career in Engineering.
Applications are open for the following programmes:
  • MEng Chemical Engineering with Oil and Gas Technology
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering
  • MEng Petroleum Engineering
  • MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • MEng Civil Engineering

The scholarship is for 100% or 50% of tuition fees at the Malaysia campus.

Selection criteria:

This scholarship is open to female students with academic results of at least 2As and 1B in relevant subjects in their A-Levels with a strong passion to pursue Engineering. Application will be assessed based on the applicant's academic achievements, involvement in extra-curricular activities and leadership roles. Applicants will also need to include a personal statement (of 500 words) stating:

  • Your interest in the Engineering field of choice and why
  • Future career aspirations

An interview will be held with the selection committee consisting of representatives from the University between 4 - 11 July 2019.

Deadline for applications close on: 28 June 2019. 

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