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The Warwick-Santander Universities Partnership

Our partnership with Santander Universities has helped many people and projects across campus since 2008.

Beneficiaries include...

  • Students: 40+ Undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships; 79 Internships in SMEs; and entrepreneurship training.

  • Warwick Volunteers: funding prizes; National Student Volunteering week; work with the Warwickshire Children’s University; and training for student volunteer School Sports Coaches.

  • Hispanic Studies: supporting PG scholarships; the Writer-in-Residence programme; language exchanges with Colombia and the purchase of library resources.

  • The Brazil Partnership Fund: encouraging collaborations, and seed research partnerships, with leading Brazilian Universities and research institutes.

  • ... and more!

"I am very happy to be making a commitment on behalf of the University of Warwick to a long-term partnership with Santander Universities. It is a partnership with enormous potential for Warwick, enabling us to offer new opportunities to students and to build exciting research programmes within the University."

Professor Nigel Thrift
November 2008

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About Santander Universities

Since 1996, Santander has donated over €1bn to higher education to support scholarships, mobility awards and other projects In 2008 we signed a partnership with Santander Universities. In July 2010, Santander opened a branch on campus with full facilities including a counter service for customers and ATMs. Our partnership also gives staff access to preferential products and services.