The Society of Underwater Technology (SUT)’s Educational Support Fund pays its sponsored students up to a maximum of £4,000 per annum for a full academic year.

The 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.  

The postgraduate award is only available to students taking one-year taught MSc courses. Applications are open to any student, irrespective of age or nationality, for study of any course in the world that is approved by the Society. 

This grant is not open for PhD studies.

At a glance

  • Funding valueUp to £4,000 per annum
  • Suitable for Applicants fromRest of World, EU, UK
  • Deadline30 Jul 2021
  • Funding provider(s)Society of Underwater Technology

What it covers

Up to a maximum of £4,000 per annum toward tuition fees for a full academic year.

Further information

Postgraduate candidates should have obtained their undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering or science subject and have been accepted on a one-year master's (postgraduate) course of study related to offshore engineering, marine science or underwater technology.

How to apply

For the academic year 2021-2022:  Students wishing to be considered for an SUT sponsorship award should request an application form by no later than Wednesday 30 June 2021, please contact

Important: When applying for an application form, please give details of the subject you are studying/intend to study and supply the link to your course from the University webpage.

The application form, together with relevant reference(s) should be completed and returned by Midnight (UK time) Friday 30 July 2021 to Jane Hinton at  Late applications will not be accepted.

For more information contact:
Steve Hall, SUT, 2 John Street, London WC1N 2ES
+ 44 (0)20 3405 9035   e: