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The Riseholme College Showground Campus, in Lincolnshire, is the home of Lincoln City’s shadow academy.

The Lincoln City FC Shadow Scholarship Squad is a football and education programme that operates from Riseholme College's Showground campus.

If offers young people the opportunity to train under the umbrella of Lincoln City FC and continue their education doing something they love.

The programme also gives players the opportunity for many different career pathways, for example higher education, careers in football or football scholarships to the USA.

The squad makes use of the college's multi-million-pound investment in sports facilities, including its fully-equipped strength and conditioning suite, a multi-use sports hall and FIFA-standard all-weather 3G pitch.

The youth team also studies at the college alongside their training, helping them secure an academic qualification while they aspire to play professionally.

If you have any further enquiries regarding the Lincoln City FC Shadow Scholarship Squad, please email Richard Belcher.