The Geography Ambassador scheme is a great way to enhance your geography students’ employability, as well as building links between your department, local schools and the Society. It’s a great opportunity to build on their course content, inspire local school pupils to take the subject further, gaining valuable, employable experience along the way.
Universities currently involved in the scheme tend to host training events for the newest cohort of students signed up to the scheme but students are welcome to attend any other training sessions that take place around the country.
These are the universities currently involved in the scheme:
The Geography Ambassadors scheme is an excellent way of improving links between your department and local schools, raising awareness of the university amongst pupils and widening participation in further and higher education.
Take a look at our Storymap showing what happens over a year in the Geography Ambassadors scheme.
If you would like to get involved in the scheme, or find out more please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, see our university FAQs