Graduate Internship Scheme (Free)

What is the incentive/subsidy on offer?

The scheme provides an incentive to employers recruiting a University of Lincoln graduate.

How much is the incentive/subsidy?

Employers will receive £1000 for every recent graduate they employ for a minimum of 3 months and a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Capital or Revenue or both?



The candidate is a recent graduate from The University of Lincoln, who graduated from a degree level course in 2014 or 2015, the work being carried out is deemed to of 'graduate' level and the graduate must work at least 20 hours per week for 3 months.

What could it do for your business?

Newly qualified graduates can inject fresh ideas into your business as they have new skills and knowledge so if you have a project or vacancy that would suit a graduate then contact the University. They will promote your vacancy for you and you conduct your own interview process. It is a low risk opportunity to trial a graduate and see what they can offer your business.

Who runs it?

University of Lincoln -


Contact Information:

Lesley O'Donnell, Employability Information Manager

Telephone numbers:
01522 837828