Atom bank funds Women in Technology scholarships at Durham University

North East app based bank Atom has announced it is boosting Durham University’s Women in Technology programme with two new scholarships.
The Aykley Heads business, which was the UK’s digital only bank, will offer two successful applicants £4,000 per annum for all three years of their course at Durham, as part of moves by the firm and the University to inspire future female tech leaders.
The Atom-funded scholarships, aimed at prospective female students from low-income backgrounds, follow on from the AMI Women in Technology programme. The programme was inspired by tech leader Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon, and was founded by Durham University alumnus Ian Ellison-Taylo …