Deadline for applications has passed. Information available for reference only.
The award is available to applicants who have a confirmed place on a postgraduate course of research or study within a Scottish university. The proposed programme of research or study will commence in the forthcoming academic year. The programme must be at level 11 or 12 of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF). A selection panel will consider applications against the essential and desirable criteria, and its decision will be final. 2 Applicants do not need to be members of the Association of Child Protection Professionals to be eligible for the Paterson Scholarship. Non-members are also welcome to apply. Previous recipients of the scholarship are eligible to apply only if they have fulfilled all the terms of their previous award/s and submitted their report/s in a timely fashion. First-time applicants may be given priority.
Applications will close at 5pm on 3rd June 2019. Applications received after this date will not be accepted for the current year but may be considered for the next year. Applications will be considered by a selection committee constituted by the Association of Child Protection Professionals and their decision will be final. The successful applicant will be contacted by 1st July 2019. If you have not heard by this date, then your application has been unsuccessful. The award will be made by bank transfer directly to the student.
Full details and application form are available on the Association of Child Protection Professionals website.