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Engineering scholarships

Supporting undergraduate students in electrical and power engineering at leading UK universities


Annual report

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The Power Academy has been established to address the looming skills shortage in power engineering through a combination of financial support and workplace mentoring for students.


A number of scholarships are awarded each year to students at participating universities.


Find out more about the Power Academy.


Find out how to apply.

The Power Academy is partnered with companies across the UK.




View the full list of Employer partners.

The Power Academy is partnered with Universities across the UK.




View the full list of University partners.

Scholarships offered

56 scholarships have been awarded by the companies for the 2015 - 2016 intake as shown below. 

Atkins Power 3 NIE Networks 2
BAE Systems 3 Rolls-Royce 4
CCFE 1 RWE Generation 2
London Underground 2 SP Energy Networks 5
Mitsubishi 1 Siemens 5
National Grid 9 SSE 6
Network Rail 4 Western Power 9



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