We have a growing number of ‘For Good’ opportunities and programmes that all share common themes:
For more information or to get involved with any of these opportunities, click on the links below.
Dissertations for Good: We partner students with organisations across the UK to produce student-led research that provides an impactful contribution for the organisations and the students. The types of research this could include spans from a research-based assignment, to undergraduate dissertations or a PhD thesis. Click on the link for more information and start finding a partnership.
Placements for Good: Placements for Good is a placements programme that connects motivated university and college students with forward thinking charities, public-sector organisations and businesses to work in partnership for social, environmental and economic benefit. In 2018 – 19 this is a small-scale pilot being delivered in South West England and South Wales, placements will start summer 2019. Click on the link for more information.
Projects for Good: A Project for Good is any practical or applied project that a student can produce or implement to support their partner organisation to make progress for sustainability and/or social responsibility. Check out our web platform to find organisations to partner with.
Skills for Good: Funded by RSPB Scotland, this is a really exciting opportunity to be part of a 7 month training programme alongside likeminded, forward-thinking and highly motivated students.
For 2018 – 19 this is being run as a pilot programme with 2 Scottish institutions – Stirling and Strathclyde Universities. Successful applicants will be part of a cohort of 30 students, developing the skills, understanding and confidence to drive forward positive change in the community whilst exploring how this can contribute towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals.