The Hingston Scholarship is available to UK-born students for postgraduate master's study, commencing in 2019-20 in the area of Manufacturing. The award shall be between £5K and £10K toward the tuition fee. The amount will be decided by the award panel. Read more Read less

The Cranfield University Manufacturing Master's programmes have helped to develop many leaders through the intense, 12 month learning that bring synergies between academia, industry and policy makers. Alumni are in senior positions in all parts to the world.

Mr Hingston is an alumni of the Manufacturing Master's programmes and established this award to assist others to benefit from the same. 

The scholarship contributes towards the tuition fee of study. Awards are made for a maximum duration of one calendar year for full-time study.

Applicants should have an offer of study from the eligible Cranfield Manufacturing courses, and present a case for support.

A maximum of two scholarships are competitively awarded according to academic ability, leadership potential and financial need.

Successful applicants will be announced by 31 July 2019.

At a glance

  • Funding valueBetween £5K to £10K toward tuition fees
  • Suitable for Applicants fromUK
  • Deadline22 Jul 2019
  • Funding provider(s)Mr John Hingston (MSc Industrial Engineering and Administration 1968)

What it covers

The scholarship contributes towards Cranfield Manufacturing Masters tuition fee. The award amount is between £5,000 and £10,000 to be decided by the award panel.

Who can apply

Only applicants born in the UK

How to apply 

You should submit an application for one of the eligible courses. Application links are available on the course pages, which are linked to above. Your online application will form part of our evaluation of your academic achievement. We will send you your 6 digit Student ID once we have received and processed your application form.

Applications to the Hingston scholarship should be made online by 22 July 2019, midnight GMT. The online form the only means of submission and you must submit a Justification for Support statement no more than 1000 words in PDF format. There is no pre-defined format for the Justification for Support statement and you are encouraged to prepare this to best reflect your personality.  The file name should be JHS-xxxxxx.pdf (xxxxxx is your 6-digit Student ID).

The Justification for Support shall be evaluated based on:

• Academic achievement;

• Evidence of leadership potential;

• Significance of the award to your career;

• Communication ability.

Shortlisted candidates shall be interviewed by video conference on July 2019.

Applicants shall be informed by 31 July 2019.

The decision of the panel is final.

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