The National Networks for Collaborative Outreach (NNCO) scheme aims to encourage more young people into higher education (HE). It will deliver a nationally coordinated approach to working with schools, universities and colleges to help people access HE.
Local and regional universities and colleges have come together to form the networks, which cover the whole of England. The scheme involves 200 universities and colleges and will reach 4,300 secondary schools and colleges.
AccessHE functions as a Network for Collaborative Outreach (NCO) which aims to encourage more young people from underrepresented groups into HE. As a network, AccessHE coordinates the following projects: