Stormzy launches Cambridge scholarship for black students

Everyone’s favourite hot chocolate and panini enthusiast Stormzy has announced a new scholarship fund. What’s it called? The Stormzy Scholarship. Is he gassed? Of course he is. Why? Because he’s never ran his own scholarship to help young black students access the very best higher of higher education regardless of their family income before. Duh. The Ivor Novello award-winning artist … Read More

Social enterprise works to get more minority-ethnic and low-income pupils into university

A social enterprise set up by a former Exeter University student is working to increase participation of pupils from low-income and minority-ethnic backgrounds in higher education. Coach Bright UK sends student volunteers into secondary schools once a week to coach pupils one-on-one in confidence building, independence and problem solving, to prepare them for the self-directed study required at university. The … Read More

Open University & Debenhams bring the ultimate VIP career styling experience

The Open University & Debenhams have joined together to give away exclusive career styling makeovers to eight lucky candidates. The offer comes after a new poll from The Open University that revealed over half of us will be searching for a new job this January. The university has now encouraged people to take the next steps towards your dream career. … Read More