What will the Excellence Academy include?

The Excellence Academy programme for the Gifted and Able students will include:

• Support for UCAS application and personal statement writing
• Workshops on how to be a high achieving student
• Interview preparation and training
• Work experience
• Extended Project Qualification
• Talks from previous Gifted and Able students
• MOOC support, essay writing competitions and STEM challenges
• University visits
• Aptitude test preparation for medicine, dentistry and veterinary science
• Further support and mentoring for students applying to Oxbridge
• Support in applying for Summer Schools with elite universities and summer placements within university research departments
• Support with applying for summer internships