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Royal Air Force 'wows' Arkwright Scholars

The RAF Youth Engagement Team put a group of 30 Arkwright Scholars through their passes at a three-day residential visit to RAF College Cranwell and RAF Coningsby during February half-term.

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Arkwright success at CIBSE Building Performance Awards 2017

The Arkwright Scholarships Trust was showcased to the Building Services world at the CIBSE Building Performance Awards on 7th February when not only did Arkwright CEO Dr Martin Thomas present the Award to the winner of the "Building Performance Training Programme" category, but also two alumni won awards as part of industry teams. 

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Arkwright Provides Evidence to Commons Science & Technology Committee

The House of Commons Science & Technology Committee is currently conducting an enquiry into ways to close the STEM skills gap . The Arkwright Scholarships Trust has responded with evidence from its 25 years of experience working with schools and a diversity of funders to close the skills gap in relation to future leaders of the engineering profession.  

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Meet our Scholars

These are some of our successful Scholarship alumni who were lucky enough to get selected and have gone on to do great things

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“Arkwright delivers access to the highest-quality students that we need to attract as an organisation. We are proud to say that many Arkwright alumni are now working for us in key roles of Rolls-Royce”

Rani Gill
Education Outreach Manager

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Through our rigorous selection process we identify the highest-calibre school students who have a strong academic and practical ability in technical subjects.

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