Make travel plans with the Plymouth Marjon University Camp America Bursary, Summer 2021
Have you ever fancied spending your summer in the USA? Camp America enables you to earn pocket money
and travel whist making life long memories.
Plymouth Marjon University has a long-standing relationship with Camp America to enable Marjon students
the opportunity to be part of the cultural exchange experience through funded bursaries.
At Marjon we recognise the importance of the overall experience which equips you with an array of
transferable skills that gives you the confidence to achieve and grow.
There is something for everyone, whether you want to gain experience with working with disadvantaged
children, SEN, sports and coaching, outdoor education, journalism, acting, film making, photography, there
are a vast amount of opportunities waiting for you. So, what are you waiting for?
For further information or to apply email Futures@marjon.ac.uk
What the bursary covers!
There are 10 bursaries available to new applicants covering £584 worth of fees.
What we will cover:
Assessment & Circulation Fee £170
Confirmation Fee £214
Medical Insurance £200
You will need to cover:
Application Fee £45
Your visa $160 (approx. £125)
Police checks £50
Your medical form from GP
To apply for a Marjon Camp America bursary you will need to complete the following:
➢ Register and create a profile on the Camp America website www.campamerica.co.uk
➢ Complete your application, schedule your interview and pay the £45 admin fee.
➢ Submit a current CV and covering letter, along with a creative piece of work i.e. Short film, slide
show – the more creative the better, entitled ‘What I can offer Camp America 2021’ to Faye
Hatherley-Edwin (Marjon Futures) email@example.com
➢ Bursary applications must be submitted by 12pm Monday 30th November. You must have had or
have scheduled your official Camp America interview and paid the £45 admin fee to be eligible for
➢ Short listed bursary candidates will be invited to an online Teams interview early December 2020.
Anyone that is successful in being awarded a bursary must agree to the terms and conditions set out by Plymouth Marjon University.
For the latest Coronavirus updates please refer to the Camp America website https://www.campamerica.co.uk/coronavirus-update