Heads Up 25 October 2019


WE4 Employability

Free Aspiring Professionals Programme for year 12 students

Applications for the Social Mobility Foundation's free Aspiring Professionals Programme (APP) are now open for 2020.

The APP supports high achieving Year 12 students from low income backgrounds across the UK to access top universities and careers.

Support is offered through their four pillars:

1.       Mentoring by a professional

2.       Tailored skills sessions and career workshops

3.       University application support and guidance

4.       Internships with top employers

Please check out the links below for further information and guidance:

Application Form

Eligibility Criteria

Guidance notes for teachers

School visit request form - if you would like someone from APP to come and talk to your students about the programme you can request a school visit

Hear from some of the students who have received support in previous years

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 18 December 2019.

The APP is keen to support as many students as possible from Warwickshire this year so we hope you will encourage students to apply.


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