Applications are accepted during the academic year and an internal Roehampton competition is used as a screening process, with the best submissions being considered as potential entrants to the Santander Awards Scheme. The competition is open to all Roehampton students and Alumni who have graduated within the past 5 years. The University of Roehampton, working with Santander Universities, is giving Roehampton students the chance to develop their business ideas. Santander's ''Awards for Entrepreneurship'' Scheme, part of the Santander Universities network, offers a combined total of £44,000 to support the next generation of entrepreneurs.
The closing date will be announced during the 2014/2015 academic year. Applicants will be required to send their business plans which will include details such as proposed target market, financial forecasts, idea viability, personal motivations and objectives to the Employability and Entrepreneurship team.
Full (100%) discount on tuition fees and contribution to accommodation costs. There is a maximum of 3 years support for full time students and 5 years support for part time students. for 1 Academic year