In his element hundreds of feet underwater, BSc (Hons) Ecology and Conservation student Ben Jones volunteers both in the UK and abroad.
Iqra Tahir believes her Excellence Scholarship has instilled her with the confidence to continue to help other people in the community.
The financial support provided by an Excellence Scholarship award is helping Robert McLean on the road to a potential career in film.
Final-year student Emily Hodgson has credited an Excellence Scholarship with helping advance her opportunities to fulfil career goals.
Talented dance student Megan Hunt is hoping to use her experience to benefit others looking to forge a career in the industry.
Much travelled Michael Gleeson has served his country and overcome both physical and mental health issues to realise his lifelong ambition of pursuing higher education.
Second year student Travis Frain has an extensive history of volunteering, however when he was caught up in the Westminster attack earlier this year, he realised there wasn’t enough support for victims of terrorism and was inspired to become a charity trustee.
A keen YouTuber with a following of over 27,000 subscribers and video views in excess of two million has been awarded a scholarship by Edge Hill University.
As well as studying for a degree in Early Childhood Studies and looking after her three boys, Dawn Chadwick gives up her valuable weekends to run a voluntary trampoline club for children and adults of all physical abilities.
Business and Economics student Mark Turner has been recognised with an Excellence Scholarship for his voluntary work in both Northern Ireland and Ethiopia, where he has helped build schools and improve children’s lives through football.