Johnson and Johnson WiSTEM2D Bursaries
At a glance
- Value: €3,000
- You must be a current UCC Student to be eligible for this scholarship
- Questions about this scholarship can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are delighted to announce the launch of the 2020/21 bursaries to the value of €3,000 each for up to 11 female STEM students under the Johnson and Johnson WiSTEM2D programme.
These awards will be presented to female STEM students to support their studies in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Manufacturing and Design Subjects (STEM2D). The awards will be made for one year and will also include opportunities to network within peer group, J&J business leaders, and early career development opportunities including a comprehensive mentoring programme and a day in the life experience.
UCC students of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Manufacturing and Design Subjects entering their in second, third and fourth years of their studies in the academic year 2020-2021 are eligible to apply. Relevant degree courses are listed below:
List of eligible degree courses
Biological & Chemical Sciences
Biological, Earth & Environmental Sciences Genetics
Chemical Sciences Mathematical Sciences Physics and Astrophysics Industrial Physics
Data Science & Analytics Agricultural Science Nutritional Sciences
Business Information Systems
Eligible students are asked to submit the relevant application form by 6th November 2020 (scroll down for links). They will be recruited through the WiSTEM2D launch event, SEFS website, School notices and direct emails (sent to students and course directors of relevant degree programmes).
Selection Process & indicative timelines
w/c 19th October
|Deadline for applications||6th November|
|Shortlisting panel receives applications||10th November|
|Students invited for interview (second and third years) or to submit short video (fourth years)||20th November|
|Interviews for shortlisted students||w/c 7th December|
|Awardees informed||w/c 14th December|
Please note that there are separate application forms: one for 2nd year students and one for 3th/4th year students.
Application forms for 2nd Year students can be downloaded here: JnJ 2nd Year WiSTEM Application Form 2020-21
Application forms for 3th/4th Year students can be downloaded here: JnJ 3rd and 4th Year WiSTEM Application Form 2020-21
Completed applications should be submitted to email@example.com no later than 6th November 2020.
To find out more, please visit https://www.ucc.ie/en/sefs/johnsonjohnsonwistem2d/