Educational Support Fund Grant

Society for Underwater Technology (SUT)


Grant amount: £2,000 - £4,000

Next anticipated deadline: Jun 29, 2019 (Letter of inquiry)

Later anticipated deadlines: Jul 30, 2019 4:00pm PDT (Full proposal)

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Masters Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

Students wishing to apply must request an application form no later than Letter of Inquiry deadline listed above. Applications are due at the Full Proposal deadline. 


The Society for Underwater Technology’s Educational Support Fund offers sponsorship awards to high calibre undergraduate and postgraduate students, either starting or continuing a degree which embraces at least one relevant component area of marine science, underwater technology or offshore engineering.


PostgraduatesThe Society’s Educational Support Fund currently pays its sponsored students up to a maximum of £4,000 per annum for a full academic year.


UndergraduatesThe Society’s Educational Support Fund currently pays its sponsored students up to a maximum of £2,000 per annum for a full academic year.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Postgraduate award:
    • candidates should:
      • have obtained their undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering or science subject
      • AND have been accepted on a one year Masters (postgraduate) course of study related to offshore engineering, marine science or underwater technology.
    • The postgraduate award is only available to students taking one year taught MSc courses.
    • MRes course students are eligible to apply providing they are not being fully funded by an EPSRC grant.
  • Undergraduate award:
    • candidates should have either:
      • permission to proceed to the second or subsequent year of the relevant BS, BSc or BEng degree course,
      • or a firm offer of a degree place at a university,
      • or a provisional offer to be based on examination results yet to be taken.
  • The grants are open to any student, irrespective of age or nationality – for study at any course in the world that is approved by the Society.
  • SUT scholars may apply for other sources of funding and still be eligible for an SUT grant.

Ineligibility:

  • This grant is not open for PhD studies.