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Going Places Bursary

The Going Places bursary is available to students to apply for financial support for continual professional development opportunities though additional qualifications and experiences. The Going Places bursary can also support international opportunities through volunteering, conference attendance or study abroad. These experiences help you develop life-long skills, build confidence through problem-solving, leadership and language skills, as well as help you develop new business and social networks that will enhance your employability.

‘Be Enterprising’ Bursary Fund

You can apply for up to £400 to help you have an enterprising experience, this could be:

  • Seed funding to help you start a business or social enterprise
  • Funding to help with an enterprising activity, such as a community project, starting a new club/society, match-funding fundraising efforts or a pop-up market.

In 2020-2021 eleven students were awarded funds, will you be one of the applicants for next academic year?

Camp America 

Plymouth Marjon University understands the importance of gaining international work experience, and through the reputable Camp America programme, Marjon offers bursary support through this international collaboration. The bursary is available for a first-time applicants to the programme, supporting fees up to £600. The bursary enables student to gain 9 weeks international employment experience in the USA with the opportunity to earn pocket money to enable further exploration of America along with new life-long friendships made on camp. Camp America is a great boost to your CV, and the experience will help you develop key transferable skills such as teamwork, communication, and leadership which potential employers love to hear about, so what are you waiting for?
www.campamerica.co.uk

For further information about any of these bursaries please email futures@marjon.ac.uk