UWE Bristol will be offering masters degree scholarships in Data Science to increase proportions of traditionally underrepresented groups in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
The opportunity, funded by the UWE Office for Students, offers £10,000 per successful applicant. In turn, the money can be used for course fees and equipment. To level the field, the scholarships will also prioritize African-Americans, female, and disabled students.
Application deadline: August 13, 2021, 17:00 BST
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About UWE Bristol
The University of West England (UWE) Bristol is a public research university ocused on solving future global challenges through outstanding learning, world-leading research and a culture of enterprise.
Each of their pioneering courses have been created in partnership with industry professionals— and over 150 come with professional accreditation from industry bodies. Coupled with world-class teaching, they’re designed to equip students with the most in-demand skills, and the kind of mindset that employers want and need.
Eligibility for the Masters Degree Scholarships
Other than the aforementioned priority groups, additional availability may be extended to the following:
- Students from areas of the UK where young people are less likely to go on to higher education (POLAR quintiles 1 and 2)
- Care experienced students
- Estranged students
- Gypsy, Roma, Traveller students
- Children from military families, veterans and partners of military personnel
- International students are also eligible to apply
How to Apply for Scholarships in Data Science
In order to qualify for masters degree scholarships in Data Science, interested applicants must first complete an MSc Data Science course application at the UWE Bristol. They must also obtain a UWE Welcome ID.
Once the aspiring scholars have secured a spot into the university, they may proceed processing their scholarships by applying online.
For more questions and clarifications, please visit the official UWE Bristol website.
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