The Max Engel Memorial Bursary

The award is intended to support a graduating undergraduate student who will be undertaking postgraduate study leading to a law-based career. Max Engel and Co LLP are also pleased to be able to offer the opportunity for the successful applicant to undertake work experience for a 2 week period, to take place in their offices at Please note this is not a requirement of the acceptance of the bursary.

Max Engel was a local solicitor who was highly respected within his profession and the community. We are proud to have been chosen to administer the Max Engel Memorial Bursary.

Find out how the Bursary supported Esther with her PG goals.

Max Engel Memorial Bursary Eligibility Criteria

The bursary is open to any final year undergraduate student at the University of Northampton who has at least 200 credits (for example 10 x 20 credit modules) from the undergraduate Law Field module catalogue. The award panel will take into account the following:

  • academic background
  • academic progress made while the student has been at university
  • contribution to the life of the University and to the Law Division
  • any difficulties which the student has had to overcome in obtaining his or her degree
  • any other relevant criteria

The successful candidate will be asked to provide evidence of having commenced the further course of study which the bursary is intended to support, and will not receive the Bursary funds until this is received.

The interview panel will be a Sub Committee of the Award Panel. The Sub Committee will forward their recommendation to the Award Panel who will make the final decision.

Application Process

Students who are eligible to apply will be made aware of the Bursary and be provided with details of how to apply. Those shortlisted will be invited to an interview.

Terms and Conditions

For further information please see the Scholarship Terms and Conditions page.

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