BIC Scholarship

Sponsor: Bureau International des Containers

Submission Deadline

15 July 2016

Field(s) of Study


Award Amount

3000 Euros Each


The award program is open to maritime academy cadets (deck or engine), naval architecture students, and students of supply-chain / logistics programs who are focused on container transportation. The award is available to 2nd, 3rd and 4th year undergraduate students as well as graduate students. Selection: The BIC Scholarship selection committee will make its decisions based on academic excellence as well as on the strength of the essay. The committee will be looking for demonstrated knowledge of one or more of the above-mentioned topics (safety, security, standardization, and sustainability in intermodal container transportation). New and promising ideas related to one or more of these topics will receive special attention. Announcements and awards: Announcements will be made by October 15th and the awards will be disbursed via the University of each winning candidate. Depending on location, award winners may be invited to an award ceremony.

Other Criteria

Undergraduate scholarships: 3,000 Euros each (3 awards available) Graduate scholarships: 3,000 Euros each (2 awards available)

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Number of Awards5
Includes1.A maximum 1500-word essay on a topic related to safety, security, standardization or sustainability in container transportation. The essay must be written in English. The cover page of the essay must include the applicant’s name and contact details, name of University, major/program of study (please specify undergraduate or graduate), and expected year of graduation. The document must be submitted in Word format. 2. A University transcript or proof of current grade point average. How to apply: Applicants should submit the following documents via e-mail to
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