Scholarships

Cochlear UK offers two prestigious scholarships in honour of its pioneers – Professor Graeme Clark and Dr. Anders Tjellström. The Cochlear™ Graeme Clark Scholarship for Nucleus® implant recipients and the Anders Tjellström Scholarship for Baha® implant recipients.

The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement and a demonstrated commitment to the Cochlear ideals of leadership and humanity. (One prize winner per scholarship).

Cochlear is proud to support academic excellence and take pride in opening up the world of sound to our recipients and seeing how they use the capabilities of their cochlear implant or Baha to help attain major milestones on their journey to academic and personal success.

For our Nucleus® Implant Recipients

Cochlear Graeme Clark Scholarship

The Graeme Clark Scholarship is a unique award open to Cochlear Nucleus® implant recipients in the UK and Ireland. Awarded by Cochlear, this scholarship has been set up to help individuals further themselves by undertaking university studies.

For our Baha® Implant Recipients

Cochlear Anders Tjellström Scholarship

The Anders Tjellström Scholarship is a unique award open to Cochlear Baha® implant recipients in the UK and Ireland. Awarded by Cochlear, this scholarship has been set up to help individuals further themselves by undertaking university studies.

How to apply for the scholarship?

Cochlear UK & Ireland offer two scholarships per year. Each winner receives £6,000 paid in two instalments. If you’re completing your final year of school or college and have been accepted onto a university or tertiary education course, if you’re a mature aged student, or a younger student undertaking a university degree or other tertiary education course then you can apply! The scholarships are open to Nucleus and Baha recipients who were implanted in the UK or Ireland and plan to continue their studies in the UK or Ireland. The Scholarship winners are awarded financial assistance towards tertiary study at an accredited university, college or other institution of further education.

Graeme Clark Scholarship: Submission date for applications 30 November 2016
Anders Tjellström Scholarship Award: Submission date for application 28 February 2017

To find out more please email Kate King: kking@cochlear.com or telephone +44 779 365 2182.