Employability and Enrichment Scholarships
Nombre de la beca Employability and Enrichment Scholarships
Academic Year 2022
Scholarship amount Up to £1,500
Nationality Any

These scholarships are aimed at helping to encourage the next generation of students and industry professionals through developing their skills and supporting them on their work placements and internships.

Each scholarship is an award in the value of up to £1,500 and is offered in the following format:

Year One – Training and skills development courses (value of up to £500)

Students will typically be able to choose from a range of professionally delivered training sessions on subjects such as:

  • Public speaking

  • Assertiveness and building personal confidence

  • Time management

  • Stress management

  • Governing body training/coaching qualifications

  • There will also be opportunities to attend events with UCFB partners.

Year Two – Support with travel costs and allowance (up to £1,000)

UCFB recognises the importance of work-based learning through placements and internships. In order to support students in gaining valuable experience and picking up additional skills, funding will be available in the second year to cover certain costs for up to two work placements/internships. This can include internships in the UK or abroad and covers travel and sustenance up to a maximum of £1,000 in total over the two placements. Placements can include opportunities provided by UCFB or placements organised by the students themselves. Students have also used this investment to attend UCFB Global Summits.

Rachel Brown-Finnis

This scholarship is awarded to an individual who is passionate about breaking barriers and has a strong commitment to furthering a professional career in the football and sports business industry by applying skills learned on a UCFB degree programme. This scholarship is open to individuals on all Football Business degrees, Sports Business degrees and Law related degrees.

Alastair Campbell

This scholarship is awarded to an aspiring writer, broadcaster or journalist who can demonstrate that their choice of UCFB degree will benefit them in their career ambitions. This scholarship is open to individuals studying Football Business & Media, Multimedia Sports Journalism and Sports Business & Sports Broadcasting degrees.

Neil Doncaster

This scholarship is awarded to an individual who can demonstrate they had to strive through adversity to achieve a goal in their life and that studying at UCFB will assist them in reaching their potential. This scholarship is open to all degrees. All students with disabilities, including a physical, sensory or learning disability, or a mental health condition are very welcome to apply.

Paul Fletcher MBE

This scholarship is open to an individual who can demonstrate a passion for sustainability initiatives and addressing environmental issues within the sports industry and is looking to make a change in this area. This scholarship is open to all degrees, but may particularly suit students on the BA (Hons) Stadium & Events Management degree.

Brendan Flood

This scholarship is open to an individual who has taken a break from education and has now decided to return to study an undergraduate degree at UCFB. The student must demonstrate how the scholarship will contribute to their studies at UCFB and further their capabilities or forge a new career in the sport and business industry.

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