Alex & David awarded Arkwright Scholarships

Two current year 11 students, Alex Gowler and David Gurr have been awarded Arkwright scholarships ( from the Smallpiece Trust. An Arkwright Engineering Scholarship is the most prestigious scholarship of its type in the UK with the aim to inspire and nurture school-age students to be the country’s future leaders of the Engineering Profession. The Scholarships are awarded to high-calibre 16 year old students through a rigorous selection process and support students through the two years of their A Levels. Every Scholarship is sponsored by a commercial company, trade association, university, professional institution, armed service, government organisation, worshipful company, charitable trust or personal donor. In addition, there is the potential to receive £4000 of sponsorship for university courses.