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Social Mobility Foundation- Aspiring Professionals Programme (APP) applications now open

The Aspiring Professionals Programme supports students from Year 12 to access top universities through to their first graduate job.

It's completely free of charge.

The programme

  1. Mentoring by a professional

  2. Tailored skills sessions and career workshops

  3. University application support and guidance

  4. Internships with top employers

Support in: Accountancy | Architecture | Banking & Finance | Biology & Chemistry| Business | Digital | Engineering & Physics | Law | Media & Communications | Medicine | Politics | No Preference


Students must meet ONE of the following:

  • Eligible for Free School Meals

  • Are care experienced

OR meet at least TWO of the following:

  • You'll be first generation of your family to attend university (Still counted first generation if parents/guardians went to university as a mature student, or abroad, and if an older sibling went to university)

  • Your household income is lower than £45,000

  • Your highest-paid parent or guardian job is in our target occupation groups (the application form will tell you this), or is unemployed

You'll typically need at least four passes at GCSE or equivalent



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