Hear from young people who have taken part in Uni Connect projects and summer schools about how the experiences have helped them to discover their options.
Most of the videos below are part of a playlist - the next video in the series will play automatically, or you can select the video you want to watch from the menu in the top right hand corner.
Uni Connect summer schools
Summer schools provide a variety of opportunities for learners to try new things and grow in confidence.
Watch the summer schools playlist on Youtube
Aimhigher West Midlands
Aimhigher West Midlands is a partnership of six of the region’s universities (Aston University, Birmingham City University, University College Birmingham, Newman University, University of Birmingham and the University of Worcester) and a number of further education colleges.
Watch the Aimhigher West Midlands playlist on Youtube
London Uni Connect partnerships
Uni Connect is made up of three established networks in London: Access HE, Aimhigher London and Linking London.
The partnership is working in collaboration with seven local authorities, 18 schools, seven colleges and 20 higher education providers across its 13 targeted wards, to develop and evaluate innovative, progressive and sustained programmes of activity for years 9-13.
Watch the London Uni Connect partnerships playlist on Youtube
HeppSY+ 'HE Can' project
HE Can, a project to increase the participation of men from underrepresented groups in higher education, is inspiring a group of Year 9 students across South Yorkshire to believe that they can take that step into higher education.
Read more about the HE Can project
HeppSY+ 'SHE Can' project
The film below showcases the SHE Can initiative. Nearly 50 girls from across South Yorkshire took part in this programme which aimed to increase their confidence, resilience and higher education knowledge.
Read more about the SHE Can project