Brighter Futures Fund Disbursement 2013

24 January 2014

Brighter Futures Fund Disbursement 2013

GCU Men's Football

GCU would like to offer heartfelt thanks to all of our alumni and friends who have donated funds to support our Brighter Futures Fund. We disburse funds twice a year and in the second disbursement, in November, we focussed on supporting students who are in need of extra financial assistance, via our Brighter Futures Fund Scholarships. In this round we disbursed £26,410, the following clubs and societies have been awarded:

GCU Brighter Futures Fund Scholarships
extra financial support to 18 students
£18,000
GCUSA Advice Centre
to assist with the Wellbeing Fayre
£200
GCU Women's Football
for new equipment and bus hire
£200
GCU Karate Club
for new equipment
£150
GCU Cricket Club
to help fund more outdoor training sessions
£300
GCU Activities Department
to assist with transport and new equipment
£920
GCU Fencing Club
to assist with coaching sessions
£340
CUMSA
for running Arabic classes and other activities
£600
GCU Taekwon-do
for new equipment
£300
GCU Mens Football
for new equipment and coaching
£400
GCU Kayak Club
for new equipment
£650
GCU Interconnect
to assist with attending conferences
£1,000
Student Leaders Programme
to assist with Scottish Institute for Enterprise, external training
£1,750
The Edit Magazine
to assist with the printing of an additional magazine
£1,600


Applications are now open for the first round of disbursements in 2014

The call for applications from staff and students to the Brighter Futures Fund has now OPENED.

Please apply online here.  The closing date for applications is Friday 28th February 2014.


Supporting the Brighter Futures Fund

If you are interested in supporting our current and future students to enhance their student experience and be the best that they can be, please donate now.

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