WISE Scholarship

Wise Bursary

Magnesium Scholarship news What is the WISE Scholarship?

There is a huge discrepancy between the numbers of men vs. women currently in engineering professions. Women are often underrepresented within the field and addressing the imbalance is important. The Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Scholarship is designed to support and encourage women into thriving engineering careers.

scholarship of £1,000 funded by Meridian Lightweight Technologies UK is available to female applicants who will be starting an engineering course in 2021.


How to apply

How to apply for the WISE Scholarship

To apply for the scholarship, applicants should submit 500 words on:

What do engineers need to know about magnesium and why is it a useful material for the future of the automotive industry?

Your work should:

  • Be well structured, clear and interesting writing, within the 500 word constraint
  • Demonstrate a good standard of written English
  • Propose innovative suggestions with consideration of at least two of the following factors: Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Legal, Environmental (PESTLE)
  • Submit application via email to laura.leyland@bcu.ac.uk
Submit Application
How to apply
Email application to: laura.leyland@bcu.ac.uk