Sparrows Group

Sparrows Offshore

The Sparrows Offshore Scholarship is open to second and third year one student £2,500 per year for each of the remaining years of the course, as well as paid summer placements (subject to conditions)

Awarding Body
Sparrows Offshore
Quantity of Awards
One per academic year


Sparrows Offshore are the world’s leading crane engineering contractor to the offshore oil and gas industries.

Sparrows Offshore has long established a renowned reputation as the leading global provider of oilfield engineering services; specialising in offshore lifting, crane engineering and services, mechanical handling, pipe and cable lay-systems, fluid power engineering, equipment rentals and competence training. 

Upon graduation, Sparrows offers the option of attending a job interview and it is anticipated that successful completion of the scholarship and the award of a good degree would lead to an offer of employment.

Additional features of the Sparrows Offshore Scholarship:

  • Salary paid during placement.
  • Opportunity to receive mentoring from Sparrows staff.
  • Skill & Competency Development.
  • Provision of an industrial-focused project.
  • Invitations for scholars to relevant events.


Eligible Countries of Residence

  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Botswana
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • England
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mexico
  • Namibia
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Nigeria
  • Northern Ireland
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Rwanda
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Scotland
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Sierra Leone
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sweden
  • Taiwan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • USA
  • Vietnam
  • Wales
  • Zimbabwe

If your country is not listed, you may still be eligible for this scholarship.

Other Requirements

Applicants must be in second or third year, full-time study at Robert Gordon University on one of the selected courses.

In making the decision, the selection panel will take into account the applicant’s educational background and achievements, other relevant information given in their application form.

How to Apply

This scholarship has now closed for 2021 entry. Updates on our scholarships for 2022 entry will be available in due course.

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