IET Awards - Postgraduate scholarship for an outstanding researcher
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IET Postgraduate Scholarship for an outstanding researcher
One award of £10,000
To assist IET members working towards a doctorate for research in engineering or technology at an internationally recognised university with a high reputation for research.
The IET Postgraduate Scholarship for an outstanding researcher is open to doctoral researchers undertaking research in any country. It has a value of £10,000 and a tenure of one year.
The Scholarship aims to help researchers to share advancing knowledge throughout the global Science, Engineering and Technology community to enhance people’s lives around the world.
2013 winner - Alison Gibbings
Thesis title: On the Deflection, Exploration and Exploitation of Near Earth Asteroids: An Experimental and Analytical Analysis
Alison is a co-located PhD student at the Advanced Space Concepts Laboratory, University of Strathclyde and the Systems, Power and Energy research division, School of Engineering, University of Glasgow.
2011 winner - Sandira Gayadeen
Thesis title: Design of Beam Stabilisation Control Systems for the Diamond Light Source
Sandira conducted her research at the University of Oxford.
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2015 key dates
Deadline for receipt of applications:
9 April 2015, 17.00 GMT
Interviews (if short-listed)
3 June 2015 in London
The IET Achievement Awards Ceremony:
18 November 2015, 13:00 (GMT)
Regulations for the IET Postgraduate Scholarship for an outstanding researcher