Running for its third consecutive year, the Fintech Fellowship awards one UK-based master’s or MBA student with an £8k scholarship. Launched in 2017, the initiative aims to encourage aspiring individuals interested in a career
in financial technology — a relatively new sector which is increasingly struggling to attract qualified talent .
To qualify for the Fellowship, you need to cover the following criteria:
Have an offer of admission to a master's or MBA programme at an accredited British university, starting in 2019
Be a British citizen or resident
Study a fintech-related subject (e.g. business, computer science, engineering), with an intention to work in fintech upon graduation
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Submit your CV and cover letter via the Fintech Fellowship website. The cover letter should include the following points:
- Tell us about you
- What sparked your interest in fintech?
- How would your studies support a career in fintech?