Santander Springboard Awards

Santander Springboard Awards

To assist the university community during the current economic situation, Santander Universities UK has invested an additional £25k to the University of Plymouth. The Santander Springboard Awards of approximately £800 will be awarded to support businesses to overcome barriers to growth caused by the current economic situation. The Awards are open to University of Plymouth students and graduates*, including those undertaking or awarded a University of Plymouth Degree from a Partner College (*graduation September 2018 and 2019), who have a trading business or a new business on the cusp of trading with a solid business plan and customer pipeline.

Investments will be made which would:

  • Increase production
  • Increase sales
  • Increase market awareness
  • Accelerate a proto-type to market

This is a competitive process with a limited number of awards available and all applications will be scored by a panel.

If you feel your business could benefit from this grant, please email for more information.