IET Diamond Scholarships

2021 Applications are now closed 

We offer students the chance to apply for one of our hugely popular Diamond Scholarships to receive funding up to the value of £4,000.

Take a look at the latest snapshot of our 2020 alumni survey

The criteria

If you want to apply for a Diamond Jubilee Scholarship, make sure the following applies to you:

  • Achieving any of the following grades:
    • A Level: A,B,B or above
    • Advanced Highers: A,B,B or above
    • Highers: A,A,A,A,B or above
    • International Baccalaureate Diploma: 36 points or above
  • About to commence studying in Autumn of the year of application on an IET accredited undergraduate degree programme in the UK
  • You are a UK resident. We apologise, our Diamond Scholarships are not available to anyone outside of the UK.

Useful things to know

  • Applications open 29 March 2021
  • If you aren’t sure, check the list of IET accredited CEng and IEng programmes to make sure your degree is eligible
  • Please do not apply if you intend to study Civil, Chemical or Structural Engineering unless your degree course is accredited by the IET.
  • You will have a passion for engineering and be keen to help promote engineering to others.

We have provided a step-by step guide that will take you through the application process.

If you would like to fill in the application off-line and then paste your answers to the online form you can open a word version.

You will need to use the CTRL C & CTRL V options when copying back to the online form.


Some of our very generous donors include:

  • Altran
  • Belling Charitable Settlement
  • BT
  • Janet Firmin Memorial Fund
  • Plextek
  • Siemens
  • Thales
  • ERAF
  • Royal Commission 1851