IET Diamond Scholarships

Applications are now open

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