12 February 2017
Schmidt-Macarthur Fellowship is an International Fellowship program offered by Ellen MacArthur Foundation having a multi-disciplinary approach and includes Postgraduate students from Design, Engineering, and Business. Schmidt-Macarthur Fellowship gives Post-graduate students and their tutors/mentors to develop creative & innovative thinking around the circular economy. The last date of Schmidt-Macarthur Fellowship application form submission is 12 February 2017.
The Schmidt-Macarthur Fellowship scholarship is offered to Postgraduate students who have secured admission in any of the 14 Partner Universities, out of which Cranfield University, Imperial College London and London Business School forms the Core Academic Team.
Under this fellowship program not only the students will be rewarded but their mentors/tutors will also get to be a part of the Fellowship program.The Students, as well as their mentors, become a part of the academic activates and courses offered under the fellowship and along with that, they also get cash prize worth 2,000 British Pound.
|Starting of Application||31 October 2016|
|Last Date to Apply||12 February 2017|
|Shortlisting of Candidates||14-15 February 2017|
|Online Interviewing of Shortlisted candidates||20-22 February 2017|
|Selection of 2017 candidates||23 & 24 February 2017|
|Summer School in UK||12-16 June 2017|
The fourteen partner universities are:
|Class/ Age||Post-Graduate students from Design, Engineering and Business|
As a part of the Fellowship, both the students, as well as their mentors, will be rewarded. The details of the benefits available for Students and their mentors are as follow:
For Students & Mentors: Students & Mentors will be awarded Fellowship worth 10,000 British Pound each and it will include:
For Mentors: The mentors participating in the Fellowship program will get an honorarium. The details of the benefits are as follow
The applications for the Schmidt-Macarthur Fellowship will be submitted online and the candidates are required to complete the application form and as a 90-second audio-visual presentation.
The duly filled in applications along with the audio-visual presentation’s topic etc. via YouTube to be submitted online. The details of an alternative way to send us the audio-visual, for those applying from China only, will also accompany the online application form.
The selection criteria of Schmidt-Macarthur Fellowship are based on the concept of the circular economy and systems thinking. The evaluation of the candidates will be done on the basis of their:
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