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Education, employability, entrepreneurship

Santander, through Santander Universities UK has been supporting Queen’s University Belfast since May 2008. Currently the bank has agreements with over 1,200 universities in 20 countries, including almost 90 in the UK. We are proud to be a Santander University and are grateful to Santander for their support across a range of projects including those listed below. This special partnership enables Queen’s students and staff to make invaluable international connections, gain unique learning experiences, start businesses, or otherwise fulfil their ambitions.

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A Diverse Range of Funding Opportunities

Details for 2021 to follow.

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Santander supports £40k worth of entrepreneurships

For further details regarding start-up and ideation funding contact:

Judith Maguire (SU) or Suzanne Walsh (Graduate School)
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Santander offers a number of paid internships

These are available each summer to Queen's Students.

Contact Sandra Scannell and and Karl Webb (Employer Engagement)
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Other scholarships
Further Information

Information on other scholarships available at Queen’s can be found below.

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Survive and Revive Freelancer Scheme
Are you a UK-based freelancer?

Santander UK plc, with support from our Santander Universities UK division, are offering up to £250,000 in total funding to support UK-based freelancers and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with a freelancer grant. Create content for small or medium sized enterprises and be awarded £1,000 to help complete the project (T&Cs apply).

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For general enquiries about Queen’s link with Santander Universities please contact Jacqui McCormick.