The 2020 application process is now openFind Out How to Apply
2020 applications close Friday March 6th 2020


Welcome to the Nottingham Roosevelt Memorial Travelling Scholarship website.

This unique Nottingham Roosevelt Scholarship enables you to visit the USA for between 6 weeks and 3 months to investigate a work related topic of your choice.

If you’re aged between 21 and 35 and living or working in the City or County of Nottingham, then you’re eligible to apply. No formal qualifications are necessary, and this unique career and personal development opportunity provides you with £1,500 or up to £3,000, plus a return flight to New York with which to make your visit.

Since 1946, over 150 scholars have been awarded this prestigious Scholarship.

Please take your time to have a look around the website to find out more about this excellent opportunity.

Applications for the Mayflower 2020 Scholarship have now closed. Thank you for all your interest and applications. We aim to contact successful applicants for the first interview (which is on Thursday Jan 9th) by Tuesday Jan 7th or earlier.

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Both of our new 2019 scholars are now backing the UK. Please see our NEWS section for details.

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