Schmidt-MacArthur Fellowship Wild Card Competition 2014
January 16, 2014 By Gamala Liutel Leave a Comment
Deadline: 2 March 2014
Schmidt-MacArthur Fellowship is accepting applications from students around the world to participate in Wild Card Competition which allows one of the lucky student to win a place, worth GBP £14,000 on the exclusive Schmidt-MacArthur Fellowship Program for both themselves and their faculty mentor.
The fellow will be offered a week long, summer school in the UK and a $3200 financial bursary; opportunities to access to the latest thinking, thought leaders and experts in the circular economy; and network with leading businesses and emerging innovators. Along with this, the fellowship is an opportunity for the faculty mentor to take part in the exclusive program and network with top academics from leading universities around the world, as well as receive a $3200 honorarium.
Eligibility Criteria –
Entrants must be registered on a post-graduate course in design, engineering or business at an accredited educational institution in 2014.
Both the student and academic must be committed to taking part in the full one-year fellowship and be available to attend the summer school in the UK during 23-27 June 2014.
The entrants must create a 1 minute 40 second film in response to a challenge statement about the circular economy that can be shared publicly.
For more information, please visit Wild Card Competition 2014 page.