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You can apply for a Power Academy Scholarship if:

  • You’re commencing study on an IET accredited MEng or BEng electrical, electronic or power engineering course at:
    • The University of Bath
    • Cardiff University
    • Imperial College London
    • Loughborough University
    • The University of Manchester
    • Newcastle University
    • Queen’s University Belfast
    • University of Southampton
    • University of Strathclyde
  • Or are already in the second, third, or fourth year of an IET accredited degree course at one of these universities.  Students in their final year are not eligible.

Am I eligible to apply for the Power Academy?

Check your eligibility to apply to the companies.

Selection process

Successful applicants will have achieved three good grades at A-Level (or equivalent) including mathematics. You’ll also be an excellent communicator who can demonstrate planning and problem-solving skills, plus the ability to work in a team.


Although Power Academy graduates are encouraged to work for the sponsoring company following graduation, this is not compulsory.