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Santander funding - Employ.ed in an SME - open for applications (Edinburgh University)

1 November 2018

The Santander Funding offers SME employers the opportunity to hire a student or a graduate for a 10 week full time or part time internship.

Part time internships during semester 2:

  • Hire a current student to work part time for ten weeks.
  • Funding: £600 to be matched by yourself to pay the intern (salary: £1200).
  • Deadline for proposals from SMEs: 18 Nov 18.
  • Internships start: between 14 Jan and 18 Feb.

Full time internships in the summer:

  • Hire a student or graduate to work full time for ten weeks.
  • Funding: £1500 to be matched by yourself to pay the intern (salary: £3000).
  • Applications from SMEs for summer internships will open in the New Year.
  • More information (Full time summer).
Attached is a template email that can be sent to employers interested in applying for funding and a flyer explaining fund in more detail.

Note: The process for applying for Santander Funding is different at each University.

Email employ.ed@ed.ac.uk for more information.