The deadline is tomorrow, March 29, and you must be over 18 to register and improve your English.
You still have plenty of time to register to study English with Santander Scholarships, these are the last days and you must be over 18 and want to grow personally or professionally in a second language.
As a means of promoting education, Banco Santander is promoting this initiative 100% online and free to interested people, does not discriminate by English language level and will be taught virtually by the British Council, the British international organization for Cultural Relations and Educational Opportunities.
Sebastian Garcia, the beneficiary in 2021, explained how he came to apply for the Santander Scholarship Program: “My partner received an email because she is a bank customer. We went in and found out that it is not just bank customers. I am not limited by whether I am a bank customer,” said the commercial engineer. Or not, that’s what scares you at first.”
How many seats are there?
There is 5000 vacancies For students from 13 countries and the application ends tomorrow Tuesday 29 March, hurry up!
The program also provides access to interactive self-study materials with videos and activities, with an estimated duration of 48 hours. Its goal is to increase employment opportunities for students and facilitate their access to the international market.
Regarding the operation of the course, the participant in the 2021 edition of the program reveals that he is preparing for different contexts: “I like to highlight the fact that it is not just a British teacher, but they put you in different situations, with people from different fields, different nationalities. There were people from India and Australia and that helps a lot to learn it (English) and helps you to cope with the differences in dialects.”
Luis Araya, Director of Corporate and Institutional Banking at Banco Santander, made the following call for participation: “One of Banco Santander’s goals is to support the advancement of individuals and one of the ways is through education. That is why Santander Universities, which has been providing over 25 years Tools that enable students, researchers, and society in general to benefit from and grow.This is why we invite all those wishing to continue expanding growth opportunities through training in English language skills and competencies to register for this call.
How can I apply?
To study English, those interested can review the information and register directly at this link, and be part of the scholarship program that contains training levels adapted to the knowledge of English for each person, from beginner to advanced, with 12 weeks duration (April to July 2022) and 12 online sessions with teachers from the British Council.
Catherine Hutter, Director of the British Council, emphasized: “We and Santander are committed to improving Chileans’ English language skills because we recognize the importance of the English language to their future and their performance as global citizens.”
For more information, you can check the website for “Santander Language Scholarships | Online English Courses – British Council”.
Access to the app: https://app.becas-santander.com/es/program/becas-santander-idiomas-online-english-courses-2022-british-council