Applications for the Award winning BUCS and FA Women's Leadership programme are now open

We are delighted to announce that the FISU ‘Gender Equality Project’ Award winning programme is now open for applications for its fourth cohort. 

What is the programme all about?

The programme aims to unlock the potential of female university students aspiring to work in the Women's and Girls’ game, to help them become competitive when entering the job market. 

Why apply? 

  • Build your confidence with a group of like-minded peers. 
  • Grow your professional network by hosting guest dinners and hearing from inspirational speakers such as Baroness Sue Campbell. 
  • An opportunity to develop your skills and behaviours through ‘real life’ simulated situations. 
  • An opportunity to understand the job landscape in football and support in defining your career goals. 

Who are we looking for? 

  • A female student studying at an English BUCS Higher Education Institution and graduating after May 2023. 
  • Aspiring to work in a role that supports the Women’s and Girls’ game. 
  • Currently be supporting football/futsal. This can be within an institution or the community for example on your university football team’s committee or working in your community as a coach. 
  • A passion and commitment to making an impact within the Women’s and Girls’ game and be able to demonstrate that they are a role model to others. 

The Application

Before starting your application, we would recommend downloading and reading the recruitment pack: 

Recruitment pack

Download

Applications close Thursday 23 June at 5pm

The Forms

Academic Supporting Statement Form

Sponsor Supporting Statement Form

Elite Athlete Supporting Statement Form

 

PERSONAL DETAILS 

SPONSOR SUPPORTING STATEMENT

ACADEMIC STATEMENT OF SUPPORT

ELITE ATHLETE SUPPORTING STATEMENT FORM

SUPPORTING VIDEO

Please ensure your three minute video to support your application is in a format that can be viewed on a laptop or computer. 

Send this directly to us here
Using WeTransfer is recomended. 

 

 

FIND OUT MORE

Check out the video on the 2019-20 Leader's journey to get a feel for the programme.