Does your start-up need support with marketing activities?



We match talented university students with start-ups to collaborate on marketing projects!

Benefits of being part of the Empowering Futures programme:

  • We pre-select talented university students looking for marketing work experience
  • Our students get pre-project training on digital skills delivered by our partner Accenture
  • Your start-up gets support on a marketing project for 12 weeks for up to 14 hours per week (two days a week).
  • Empowering Futures monitors the progress of the project.
  • Your start-up can take part in our successful Collaboration Lab 
  • We host monthly clinics to support the skills development of students and help start-ups to be excellent at empowering new members of their teams.
  • Make Empowering Futures part of your CSR activities and help us empower young talent from minority backgrounds.

Matching Process

  • We train and pre-select students from February to May.
  • We run match meetings in June.
  • We host our Collaboration Lab 2nd July 2018
  • We kick off projects 2nd July 2018
  • Empowering Futures monitors the project and support both parties to make sure the project is successful
  • We also run monthly clinics on topics related to team building, delegating effectively, organisational culture, management styles, etc.



  1. Start-ups make a one-off payment of £500GBP
  2. We pre-select students for you, based on your project requirements
  3. We train and support students to deliver a successful project.
  4. We coordinate match meetings and it is simple you do not need to fill out huge forms.
  5. You’ll be making a difference!
    • You will give a driven university student the opportunity to gain work experience.
    • The impact you’ll be making on the student’s employability skills development will be immense
    • You will most likely work with a student from a minority background


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We’ll give you a call back as soon as we can.

STARTS 2nd July 2018

Limited places available