All Subject Areas: Activia Training UK Scholarship

Closing date: 31 May 2018

Key Information

Activia Training is offering a £1,000 annual scholarship for college and university students in the UK. There is no specific course of study required and you can use the money in whatever way that you feel benefits your studies the most.

There will be two scholarship awards of £500 each year, running to May and November, as follows:

  • TWO video winners will EACH receive £165
  • TWO blog article winners will EACH receive £85

Furthermore, all entries adjudged to be of a suitable standard will be eligible for a runner up award as follows:

  • YouTube videos: £15
  • Blog articles: £10

Only one entry per student, per award period, is permitted.

Deadlines:

Submissions received ON or BEFORE 30th November 2017 will be entered into the November award.
Submissions received ON or BEFORE 31st May 2018 will be entered into the May award.
Successful applicants will be contacted at the end of the following month.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must be attending, or have secured a place, on an undergraduate or postgraduate programme at a recognised higher learning institution in the UK
  • At least 16 years of age

You give us permission to publish the following if you are a winner or submit an entry of special merit:

  • Your name
  • Your area of residence (not your full address)
  • Your entry

You must also have a bank or similar account (PayPal is great) into which we can pay funds electronically.
For reasons of safe transmission we do not send out cheques through the post.

Funding

There will be two scholarship awards of £500 each year, running to May and November, as follows:

  • TWO video winners will EACH receive £165
  • TWO blog article winners will EACH receive £85

Furthermore, all entries adjudged to be of a suitable standard will be eligible for a runner up award as follows:

  • YouTube videos: £15
  • Blog articles: £10

How to Apply

To apply, please answer ONE of the following questions:

  1. Why is learning important to you and how has it impacted your life?
  2. Why is having good “people” skills important and how do you use them?
  3. Why is having good technical or job-specific skills important and how will this make you more employable?
  4. How will this scholarship award help you?

Entries can be research-based, or just well-argued, and comedy is fine as long as it’s relevant.  Just be yourself and do your best.

For further information please visit https://www.activia.co.uk/scholarship-uk