Fylde has an annual scholarship fund of £1500 which is available to encourage participation at events and activities which are seen to enhance a student’s employability.
Examples of what would qualify for our scholarship fund:
If you think you might have a suitable project or idea for the scholarship then please apply. If you are not sure then you are welcome to come to the College Office and ask Sue for advice. (But it’s always worth an ask!)
LUSU Overseas in Ghana Dissertation fieldwork project in Nepal
How to apply
Completed application forms should be submitted to the College Administrator before the appropriate deadlines.
The allocations are considered at two points in the year:
End of Michaelmas Term (deadline for applications is Monday 11/12/17)
Mid-Summer Term (deadline for applications is Monday 21/5/17).
Scholarship applications are then assessed by the Scholarship Committee:-
If the application is successful the Senior Advisor will inform the student by email. Students must have their bank details registered on the university system to receive payment.
The successful applicant will be asked for a short write up (and if possible some photos) to describe their travels.
Examples of some recent Fylde Scholarship Awards:-
Volunteering: Volunteering in a Thai Orphanage 2016
Internship: Internship Legal Dept LCC
Conference attendance: Green Party Conference 2015
Enhancing degree course: Edinburgh Fringe 2015
Volunteering: Volunteering at a Bulgarian Orphanage 2015
Internationalisation: LUSU Trip to India