IET Postgraduate Scholarship
Dr Neil Vaughan from the Data Science Institute at Bournemouth University has received a competitive scholarship award from Institution of Engineering & Technology. Dr. Neil Vaughan was awarded an IET Postgraduate Scholarship of £2,500, contributing towards his biomedical engineering PhD research, which he started in 2010. His research with Poole Hospital NHS develops patient-specific medical simulations reproducing epidural needle insertion procedure.
Dr. Neil Vaughan’s research information has been displayed on the Institution of Engineering & Technology Scholarship webpage.
Two scholarship awards of £2,500 are available per year.
The IET scholarship awards aim to assist IET members in undertaking postgraduate research in the UK. The IET Postgraduate Scholarships aim to encourage excellence in engineering research at universities in the United Kingdom. These scholarships are financed from bequests given to the IET by the late Mr P S Hudswell (a former member of the IET) who left a substantial bequest to assist members with research, and the late Joseph William Beauchamp, who left a bequest to assist members with their education.
Two scholarships are available each year. They are worth a maximum of £2,500 each and are tenable for one year.