Student: Alexander Harris Project: Balloon Ventures Africa Award: £400
Volunteering in east / west Africa. Working for a project which supports local start-up businesses with education, advice, and access to funding in order to increase employment and reduce poverty.
Student: Blake Purchase Project: British Consulate - Dusseldorf Award: £400
Internship with the Department of International Trade developing UK strategy for boosting exports to, and increasing inward investment from, Germany.
Reading: Politics with German
Student: Elior Doani Project: Jewish Camps USA Award: £350
Working in a children’s summer camp as a counsellor and group activity leader. Looking to develop leadership and teamwork skills in a new cultural environment.
Reading: International Management
Student: Emma Shutkever Project: Tanzania Orphanage Award: £500
Voluntary work in East Africa. Working in a children’s orphanage, assisting with learning development, day-to-day care, and general running of the facility in an impoverished, and under-resourced area.
Student: Steven Charles-Mindova Project: Mandarin Chinese Study Award: £500
Intensive summer school at the University of Nottingham campus in Kuala Lumpur. Looking to gain language skills to promote uptake in Maths and Physics in parts of Malaysia.
Reading: Mathematical Physics