Engineering scholarships

Engineering the Future Scholarships

Engineering the Future Scholarships

For Home/EU and International students

MEng studentEngineering has an unparalleled ability to affect the world around us. Think about the technological innovations of the past 50 years that have revolutionised the ways we live, work, travel, and communicate. Where might we be as a society in another 50 years? MEng Engineering at Sheffield wants to recognise the vision of the next generation of engineers by awarding two aspiring innovators with a scholarship to get them started on the road to success.

How to apply

  • Submit a 1-2 minute video addressing:
    Engineering the Future - What interdisciplinary challenges might we tackle in the next 50 years and what might your role be in solving them?
  • Email your video, along with your UCAS ID and full name to by 1 September 2019.

The award

  • A panel will select three winners based on inspiration, creativity, and engineering vision.
  • First place: £2000, second place: £1500, third place: £1000.
  • Exclusively available for MEng Engineering applicants.


  • You must hold an offer to start in September 2019 for H100 MEng Engineering or H104 MEng Engineering with a Year in Industry.
  • You must have selected H100 or H104 at Sheffield as your firm choice.

Previous winners

If you're interested in applying for the scholarship, you're encouraged to view the previous winning entries. In order to be in with a chance of being awarded the scholarship, all new submissions are expected to be novel and innovative.

Scholarship award winners 2017

Please note that videos entered into this competition may be used in marketing and promotional materials and activities.

Disclaimer: All details correct at time of publication and may be subject to change.