KES logo

Prestigious Arkwright Scholarships awarded

a picture of the student who was awarded the Prestigious Arkwright Scholarships award

In October Xiaofan Zhang, class of 2015, and Gabriel Yoong in the Divisions were awarded prestigious Arkwright Engineering Scholarships.

Xiaofan Zhang received the Arkwright Undergraduate Scholarship worth £12,000. The Scholarship will support Xiaofan throughout his Engineering studies at Selwyn College, Cambridge. Xiaofan is one of only three students nationally to be awarded an Undergraduate Scholarship, for which he went through a gruelling interview beating over 70 other students in the process.

England, UK . 30.10.2015. London . Arkwright Scholarship Awards, morning session.
Copyright © 2015 Andrew Wiard – Phone: + 44 (0) 7973-219 201. Email – andrew@reportphotos.com.

Gabriel Yoong was awarded an Arkwright Engineering Scholarship to support him during his sixth form studies. Scholars receive £600 to support their technical courses and have access to a range of exciting opportunities to learn more about engineering, such as mentoring and company visits. Schools receive £400 per Scholarship awarded to their students.

More Posts

Qur’an in the City project

Last week, KES hosted a Study Day for Year 9 pupils from across the King Edward VI Foundation as part of the Qur’an in the City project in collaboration with the University of Birmingham’s Culture Forward programme.

Imperial College Science and Innovation Competition

Congratulations to three pupils from Year 12, Haaris, Han & Friedrich, for achieving the title of runners-up in the Imperial College Science and Innovation competition finals. Their achievement stands out among over 250 teams worldwide.

Enterprise Day

Over 90 Year 9 students from across our Foundation Schools came together to take part in this year’s Enterprise Day.

Search our site