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Guiseley Academy in link up with Shipley College
The initiative has been set up to help students and players at the club benefit both practically and academically.
Mike Garrod, of Shipley College said: “We in partnership with Guiseley AFC will look to provide the academic side of their under-19s academy set up.
“Talented footballers are able to get a good education while training two to three times a week and having the opportunity to play in the Guiseley AFC academy in the National Conference. Last season a number of players made the step up to the first team.
“Guiseley get the chance to nurture enthusiastic and talented footballers who may be able to make a step up to represent the first team.
“Whereas the College will work with young people from different backgrounds who have a vigour for sport yet a variety of academic needs that we are able to meet helping them find employment or progress to university.”
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