The Notts Roosevelt Scholarship is looking for applicants for its 2019 scholarship.
They are looking for ambitious and driven individuals, who would like a life-changing opportunity that would help them to progress in their careers, whilst also having a positive impact on Nottinghamshire.
The scholarship provides you with a funded opportunity to put forward your own project to research across the USA.
You will be required to demonstrate the need and benefit of your research topic to your employer and Nottinghamshire.
Further details are below and can be found on the Roosevelt website https://rooseveltscholarship.org/
Applications are madeon-line and further details are available at https://rooseveltscholarship.org/how-to-apply/ with the application button at the bottom of the page.
Closing date is 1st March.
In addition for 2019, there is a unique opportunity, along with the project, to research the lives and impact of the Pilgrim Fathers as part of the Mayflower 2020 campaign.
The campaign celebrates 400 years since the Mayflower Pilgrims sailed to and arrived in America with many of the settlers coming from Nottinghamshire.
Applications from heritage professionals, journalists, story tellers and creative individuals who may choose this as their main project are welcome.
Further details on the Roosevelt website https://rooseveltscholarship.org/mayflower-scholar-2019/ or contact via email Sheridan.Chilvers@hotmail.co.uk