News Details

Diversity programme of Hamilton and Mercedes hands out first scholarships

In 2021, Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes launched a campaign for more diversity in motorsport called Ignite. Now, almost a year later, the governing body Motorsport UK and the Royal Academy of Engineering are receiving half a million pounds. Article continues under ad Hamilton and Mercedes have been working for years to promote diversity and inclusion in motorsport. The team drove a black car for two years as a statement against racism and together they founded Ignite a year ago. A year later Ignite can distribute its first grants and Motorsport UK and the Royal Academy of Engineering can add 578,000 to its account. The money will be used by the two organisations to support new programmes...
Full Story »
3mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Sky Sports co-commentator reacts to Hamilton receiving...

Former Formula 1 driver Martin Brundle has shown his support for Sir...
3mo ago from Formula1News.co.uk

Hamilton donated 23 million euros to charity in recent...

Lewis Hamilton is a great champion, but he is more than that. The Briton...
3mo ago from GPBlog.com

Haas team principal strongly disagrees with Max...

Haas team principal Guenther Steiner has indicated that Formula 1 could...
3mo ago from Formula1News.co.uk

F1, teams set to compromise over inflation crisis

Jun.27 F1's governing body has proposed to end the current budget cap...
3mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Moto3 mechanic that assaulted rider sacked over...

The Moto3 mechanic that assaulted rider Tom Booth-Amos in the Thailand...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Large management changes revealed for McLaren’s...

Arrow McLaren SP has announced multiple management changes within the team...

McLaren plays down chances of Busch for Indianapolis...

Fourth Indianapolis 500 entry nevertheless 'very much under consideration'...
13h ago from SpeedCafe.com

McLaren SP announces new structure following Kiel exit

McLaren SP also reveals a shuffle in terms of which driver it will place...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Bodo/Glimt – another tough test.

Morning all. These tough hurdles for Arsenal to jump over just keep on...

Thursday's Europa League predictions including Omonia...

Sports Mole provides score predictions and previews for all of today's...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.