UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction


Motorola Solutions Foundation provide Scholarships for IRDR MSc Risk, Disaster and Resilience

7 November 2016

The IRDR are delighted to announce two scholarship opportunities through the Motorola Solutions Foundation.

motorola These are to assist high-level academic study of risk, disasters and resilience from a cross-disciplinary perspective with students from a wide variety of backgrounds in terms of discipline, experience and location.

For full details of the scholarships see the full announcement.

The Motorola Solutions Foundation is the charitable arm of Motorola Solutions, which seeks to benefit the communities where it operates. The foundation achieves this by making strategic grants, forging strong community partnerships and fostering innovation. The Motorola Solutions Foundation focuses its funding on public safety, disaster relief, employee programs and education, especially science, technology, engineering and math programming.

The Motorola Solutions Foundation International grant program targets programs that support students' skills in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through hands-on activities or provide safety education and training programs to first responders, their families and the general public outside of North America.