Apprentice Development Grant


This grant recognises outstanding apprentices and the contribution they are making to the gas industry and wider community.

What are the benefits?

The successful applicant will be awarded up to £1,000 to put used to support their career development.

Am I eligible?

  • This award is open to any individual who is working towards or has completed (within the last twelve months), an engineering apprenticeship within an organisation working in the gas sector.
  • Applicants must be a member of IGEM at the time of applying
  • IGEM employees are not eligible to apply

What will I need to do?

You will need to fill in and send us your application form along with any supporting information required.

Entrants must demonstrate exceptional commitment to their professional development, and show how they have made a positive difference to their company.

Applications will be reviewed by our Scholarship Panel who will then notify applicants if they have been successful or not, in August.

Interviews for successful candidates will be scheduled for July, where applicants will be required to discuss their application further with the Scholarship Panel. 

Candidates will be notified of the outcome as soon as possible after the interview and successful applicants will be sent an offer for their funds soon after.

How can I apply?

All you need to do is download and fill in the application form, along with the supporting reference form below. Send it back to us by 13 April 2020 with all supporting documentation and we will contact you shortly after.

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For more information on our Apprentice Development Grant contact us at funding@igem.org.uk or +44 (0)1509 678 150.