International Dean’s Excellence in Academia Scholarship (IDEAS) for Engineering, Environmental and Computing courses at Coventry University (For Undergraduates)


International Dean’s Excellence in Academia Scholarship (IDEAS) for Engineering, Environmental and Computing courses at Coventry University (For Undergraduates)

Application deadline:

May 2017 Intake: Apply by 31st March 2017

September 2017 Intake: Apply by 30th June 2017


About the Award 

The International Dean’s Excellence in Academia Scholarship (IDEAS) is a fantastic opportunity for 5 students applying to the Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing to each be awarded a maximum of £9,000. Payments will be £2,500 per year towards tuition fees, with a further £1,500 being awarded to students who go on to achieve a first class degree.


Scholarships are awarded to the 5 highest achieving students who can demonstrate academic excellence in addition to how they aspire to use the knowledge from their chosen programme of study in their future career.


The panel consisting of faculty dean’s, along with members of the International Office will consider each application on its merits. Only applications made through the application process detailed above will be considered.



Before you apply for this scholarship you must have completed an application for a May 2017 or September 2017 course. The scholarship application form will require you to provide your Application ID.


In order to be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be an international fee paying and self-funded student
  • Have been offered a place to study at one of Coventry University’s Faculty of Engineering, Environment & Computing full-time undergraduate courses.
  • Hold at least two of three A-levels at grade A (or hold equivalent qualifications)
  • Complete a scholarship application form including a statement of support which should not exceed 500 words prior to the application deadline.


The successful recipients of the awards should be prepared to represent Coventry University as a student ambassador alongside their studies. They will be required to work with the International Office to provide information which can be included for promotional purposes, including, but not limited to, the regular contribution of material for a blog.


Further Information

Please note that this scholarship cannot be combined with any other Coventry University scholarship or discount. In cases where an applicant is awarded more than one Coventry University award, the award which provides the greatest benefit to the student will apply.

Continuing funding over years 2 and 3 is subject to students passing each year with a minimum average grade of 55% and satisfactory attendance.

The final payment of £1,500 is subject to students achieving a first class degree.

The decision to award a student this scholarship is at the sole discretion of Coventry University. Coventry University reserves the right to award less than 5 scholarships from this category.

Kunlere Idowu

Kunlere is an environment and sustainable development strategist with years of active experience in environmental compliance monitoring and enforcement. You may follow him on Twitter via @kunlere_idowu


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