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Engineering scholarships

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

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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 and associate partners.


Deadline for applications for 2019 - 5 pm Thursday 31 October


See the 2019 Partner University Awareness Day Programme here


Scholarships offered

Scholarships available from the companies listed below for the 2019 - 2020 intake. 

Atkins 2 Rolls-Royce 3
BAE Systems 4 RWE Generation 2
Mott MacDonald 2 SP Energy Networks 12
National Grid 6 UKAEA 2
Network Rail 3 Western Power Distribution 9
Northern PowerGrid 3



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