Our partners work with us to co-create, sponsor, fund and deliver a range of innovative, high-performing initiatives. Below are some examples to illustrate the breadth of this partnership work.
Our partnership stories
Premier Skills: Premier League and the British Council
Premier Skills uses football to develop a brighter future for young people around the world.
Project Badiliko: Microsoft and the British Council
Badiliko improves access and quality in education, training, and technology around the world.
Big Science Challenge: Rolls Royce and the British Council
The Big Science Challenge inspires the next generation of scientists and engineers in the UK and Middle East.
Tullow Group Scholarship Scheme
Tullow Oil and the British Council's Group Scholarship Scheme builds capacity in countries with significant skills gaps.
UK Now: a UK-China partnership
UK Now was the biggest-ever festival of UK arts and creative industries in China.
BIRAX Regenerative Medicine partnership
BIRAX was founded by the British Council in collaboration with Pears Foundation and academic leaders from Britain and Israel to strengthen academic collaboration between Britain and Israel.
Our Shared Future: Carnegie Corporation
Our Shared Future is a transatlantic network of scholars whose ideas, research and writings help improve intercultural understanding and build trust among diverse communities.
E-idea: Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance
E-idea seeks to develop the leadership of emerging leaders by funding and mentoring young eco-entrepreneurs in the Asia-Pacific region who are tackling sustainability challenges.