Foundation continues support for Arkwright Scholars

Foundation continues support for Arkwright Scholars

Four of the five new scholars are female, which is hoped will encourage more young girls into engineering. GFG Foundation Manager Claire Neilson explained: “It’s well known that there is a shortage of female engineers and several initiatives are in place across the...
Aiming for success in Industrial Cadet awards

Aiming for success in Industrial Cadet awards

The Foundation is in its third year of partnering with Industrial Cadets, an initiative inspired by His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales and delivered by the Engineering Development Trust, which is a UK wide education charity, working in collaboration with...
Students in Newport are ‘Geared up for STEM’

Students in Newport are ‘Geared up for STEM’

Students were set the challenge of building remotely controlled cars and vans using electronic components and basic materials. This interactive approach demonstrates the real-world applications of STEM and allows students to learn through doing rather than seeing and...
Foundation celebrates partnerships in Scotland

Foundation celebrates partnerships in Scotland

Glasgow Caledonian University Foundation welcomed staff from the GFG Foundation and Liberty to host their first ever scholar’s reception in Scotland on Wednesday 26th June. The event brought together beneficiaries from across GFG Foundation’s programmes of...