Empowering Futures is all about connecting entrepreneurs and university students to collaborate on specific projects!
Time flexible, measurable projects
Tailored 1-on-1 support
Practical and accessible
To apply, please click on the menu Entrepreneurs or University Students respectively, fill out the form to the right of the page and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
We will meet with you for an initial meeting to find out about the support you need as Entrepreneur and the work experience you want as University Student.
We have an expert matching service based on the needs of Entrepreneurs and skills University Students want to develop and have to offer. We aim to provide the best service and support to both Entrepreneurs and University students. We will monitor each project, solve any issues and provide extra coaching/mentoring support to make every project successful.
Remember we are a project based skills development programme, every project needs to have specific targets to empower the student to become a project leader and take ownership of the results. We support the entrepreneur to define the projects and set targets.
Common characteristics of the projects:
Duration: Projects take 120hrs spread in 3 months, university students dedicate between 10 to 14 hours a week working on the project at the entrepreneur’s office or remotely.
Areas: We welcome entrepreneurs and students from all backgrounds and disciplines. Common projects include: Market Research, Business Development, Admin Support, Social Media Strategy & Management, Marketing, Coding, Engagement Campaign and Accounting & Finance.