Graduate Internship Scheme

Looking to grow your team? Join our Graduate Internship Scheme

The University of Sunderland is offering SMEs a Graduate Internship Scheme; a cost effective way of growing your team and supporting your business through employing a university graduate on a 12 month contract.

As a successful SME joining the scheme you will receive ERDF funding towards a graduates salary. You’ll pay a minimum of £18,000 per annum to your intern and the scheme will offer a subsidy of £3,375 in total.

Join us in taking your next step to growing your team, bringing fresh ideas and talent into your business. Apply online to check if you are eligible for funding through the scheme. CLICK HERE for more information or give the Graduate Internships team a call on 0191 515 3045.

Free recruitment service to help you identify the best fit for your vacancy
Funding – £3375 towards the salary of the new staff member
Eligible candidates must have a minimum of degree level qualification and can be from any university within the last 5 years
Minimum of £18k salary on a 12 month employment contract (£14,625 after the funding has been paid)