At the start of April it was announced that the UniConnect programme would unfortunately be receiving a cut in funding for the upcoming academic year. We recognise this news may bring some uncertainty with it, for both our staff and stakeholders, but despite this we are excited to continue working with schools and colleges and see what this next phase of the project can offer our target students. Read more about what the neaco offer might look like from August onwards.
In 2021, the Network for East Anglian Collaborative Outreach (neaco) partnership took on a hybrid approach to fulfil its commitment to support students, schools and colleges to overcome the hurdles in their path, engaging over 35,000 students in total. Read the full neaco 2021 Annual Report here.
"We’re very proud that 76% of our students have had university offers, which is a great result for us!" Find out how our partnership with the Cambridge Vipers Rugby club’s BTEC Academy continues to thrive.
Dr Clare Gartland and Dr Christine Smith, of the University of Suffolk, have published their final report on “Enhancing BTEC students’ transition to HE: Developing pedagogical partnerships across post-16 and HE sectors”, produced in association with NCOP and neaco.
While Covid-19 and Lockdown may have put many sporting fixtures on hold, neaco’s Cambridge and Peterborough team have been busy working behind the scenes and are delighted to announce a new partnership with Cambridge Rugby Club.