Spotcap Fintech Fellowship for Master Degree Program in UK, 2017

Applications are invited for the new Spotcap Fintech Fellowship open to British citizens. Fellowship is available to pursue master’s degree or MBA at an accredited British university starting in September/October 2017.

Eligibility: 

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for fellowship:

  • An offer of admission to a master’s or MBA programme at an accredited British university starting in September/October 2017
  • A British citizen or resident
  • Achieved or expected to achieve a 2.1 or above in undergraduate degree
  • A demonstrable interest in a fintech related field, with an intention to work in fintech upon graduation

Scholarship Benefits: Fellowship has a value of up to £8,000 towards the cost of a master’s degree or MBA.

How to apply: 

The successful applicant must:

  • CV
    Work experience, education and extra curricular
  • One-page cover letter
    Academic interests, achievements and career aspirations
  • Mini essay
    In written or video format, an answer to ‘What sparked your interest in fintech?’ (500 words/3 minutes max)
  • Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide proof of admission to a master’s/MBA programme, transcript(s) and two references.

Deadline: The application deadline is July 31, 2017.

For more information, visit the official site.