Applications are currently invited for the Carspring IMI Female Auotmotive Scholarship Program. This only available for female students who aspire to work in the automotive industry. Two winners will be selected to receive the awards.
The Carspring IMI Female Automotive scholarship is open to both undergraduate and postgraduate female students who aspire to work in the automotive industry. This can be in any part of the automotive industry from Engineering to Marketing. There is no particular subject requirement. The scholarship has been designed by Carspring in conjunction with the Institute of the Motor Industry to address the gender imbalance within the industry. In addition to a financial reward, the winners will also be given a minimum of 2 weeks’ work experience in Carspring’s London or Berlin office.
The value of the scholarship is £1,000 for winning candidates.
Level and Area of Studies
College or university (undergaraduate or postgraduate) level in automative fields.
Place of Study
In the United Kingdom.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Open to female students or apprentices with a clear, unbridled passion for cars;
- A demonstrable interest in working in the automotive sector;
- 5A* – C grades at GCSE
- A confirmed place at a UK university or college
International students are welcome to apply.
You should apply with a CV, including two references. You are also required to include a covering letter of no more than one page of A4. This must demonstrate evidence of your greatest achievements to-date, your interest in pursuing a career in the automotive industry and summarise any existing sponsorships you may already have. Submit a 500-1000 word briefing document, on the subject of ‘The Future of Automotive Retail’.
– Round 1 – 31/12
– Round 2 – 31/08