Spotcap Fintech Fellowship

Inspiring the next generation of fintech talent.

The Fellowship is an £8K award that supports one aspiring master's or MBA student per year

The future is fintech

Join an exciting and dynamic industry. Inspire others with your story.

We need talent

The UK needs graduates with fintech expertise. Now is the time to start your career in fintech.

Apply today

Share your vision. Tell us how fintech will impact the future and how you'll be a part of it.

Fellowship details



Deadline: 31st July 2017
Study in: United Kingdom
Amount: £8,000 towards the cost of a master’s degree or MBA
Course starts: September/October 2017
Host institution: Accredited UK universities
Field of study: Fintech related fields (e.g. finance, business, management, law, design, computer engineering)
Number of awards available: One

Fellowship details



Deadline: 31st July 2017
Study in: United Kingdom
Amount: £8,000 towards the cost of a master’s degree or MBA
Course starts: September/October 2017
Host institution: Accredited UK universities
Field of study: Fintech related fields (e.g. finance, business, management, law, design, computer engineering)
Number of awards available: One

Eligibility

An offer of admission to a master's or MBA programme at an accredited British university starting in September/October 2017

A British citizen or resident

Achieved or expected to achieve a 2.1 or above in undergraduate degree

A demonstrable interest in a fintech related field, with an intention to work in fintech upon graduation

Required documents

CV

Work experience, education and extracurriculars

One-page cover letter

Academic interests, achievements and career aspirations

Mini essay

In written or video format, an answer to ‘What sparked your interest in fintech?’ (500 words/3 minutes max)
Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide proof of admission to a master’s/MBA programme, transcript(s) and two references

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Timeline

10th April

Applications open

31st July

Applications close

1st August

Panel reviews applications

10th August

Shortlisted candidates contacted

The Fellowship Panel

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Terms & Conditions

  • Amount

    The Fellowship is a tuition fee award of £8,000, designed to contribute to the costs of a master's degree or MBA at a UK university
  • Course length

    You may apply if you are studying for a two-year degree, but the Fellowship will only apply to the first year
  • Remaining costs

    Applicants must be able to cover the remaining costs associated with completing their master's degree, including living costs and any outstanding tuition fees
  • Deadline

    Applications must be submitted by 12pm BST on 31st July 2017
  • Further funding

    You are required to disclose any other funding you may be receiving

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About Spotcap

Spotcap provides flexible and accessible small business financing, allowing entrepreneurs to focus on what matters – their business.