Travel Scholarship

Travel Scholarship

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What is the International Travel Scholarship?

In 2017, the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment launched the International Travel Scholarship in order to increase opportunities for our students to undertake study abroad programmes, internships and voluntary roles internationally. You can apply for a scholarship of up to £1,000 to support your activity.

International experiences not only support your personal development but also build your professional skills and improve your employability. By stepping out of your comfort zone, you’ll improve your job prospects while seeing the world.

Who can apply for the International Travel Scholarship?

Undergraduate students in their first or second year can apply for the scholarship. 

If you chose to undertake postgraduate study with us, you can also apply for the scholarship whilst you are in the final year of your undergraduate degree.

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The International Travel Scholarship is offered on a yearly basis. In order to apply, you will need to click the "Apply now" button, and then attend a selection interview.

In the application, you will be asked to explain your travel plans and what you hope to achieve with the scholarship.

Travel Destinations

Explore the range of travel destinations and activities that our students have undertaken with our interactive map.

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Why you should apply…

This year, we have awarded bursaries to students from courses including civil engineering, film production, computer networks and quantity surveying.

Students are using their scholarship for activities such as:
  • Industry-related projects in India
  • Undertaking a year long computer science placement in Amsterdam
  • Studying at one of our partner universities in the US
  • Teaching in Vietnam

Want to know more about this scholarship?

Please contact the CEBE Careers team at CEBECareers@bcu.ac.uk.

Pre-travel questionnaire

If you have applied and had your interview, before travelling all participants must submit the pre-travel questionnaire below.

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