Empowering Women in STEM: ASEAN-UK SAGE Women in STEM Scholarships

The British Council, in partnership with the ASEAN Secretariat, is proud to announce the ASEAN-UK SAGE Women in STEM Scholarships. This scholarship programme is a key component of the broader ASEAN-UK SAGE Programme, demonstrating a shared commitment to gender equality and women's empowerment across the ASEAN region and Timor-Leste.

 The ASEAN-UK SAGE Women in STEM Scholarships aim to:

  • Break down gender barriers in the digital skills and employment landscape.
  • Increase access to information and knowledge for adolescent girls, encouraging them to pursue careers in traditionally male-dominated fields, such as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).
  • Address the underrepresentation of women in STEM careers across ASEAN and Timor-Leste.
  • Support access to high-quality UK education for disadvantaged women with a passion for STEM.
  • Nurture inspirational advocates who will champion STEM fields and serve as role models for future generations.

 Scholarship Details:

  • Eligible candidates: Women from ASEAN Member States and Timor-Leste.
  • Award: One-year, fully funded Master's degree programme at either the University of Warwick or Imperial College London.
  • Impact: This scholarship programme will empower women to pursue successful careers in STEM, contributing to regional economic growth and development.

 Become a STEM Leader:

  • Are you a passionate and talented woman with a vision to make a difference in the world through STEM? Do you dream of studying at a prestigious university in the UK? If so, we encourage you to apply for the ASEAN-UK SAGE Women in STEM Scholarships!
  • Visit the universities' websites for more information and application details:
  1. University of Warwick
  2. Imperial College London

 Together, let's break down barriers and build a future where women thrive in STEM fields!