Michelle van Velthoven from the Department of Primary Care & Public Health has been offered a prestigious Santander Mobility Award to assist her in an overseas research trip. This Award was made on academic merit and her strong personal statement about the value of the trip to her research. The Award is funded directly by Santander, who are committed to investing in University education globally. Imperial has joined the Santander Universities Network, which provides universities across the world with scholarships and other funding. At Imperial, Santander provide scholarships, mobility awards and entrepreneurship prizes. Mobility awards provide Imperial staff and students with the opportunity to further their studies abroad and in doing so, enhance international academic collaboration and boost their own cultural development.