Funded internships

Our range of internship programmes offer funding to recruit a Sussex student or graduate for a defined period of time.

First-Generation Scholars internships and work shadowing

Applications for employers now closed.
 
Organisations: companies of any size, sole traders, partnerships and charities
Interns/shadow students: current Sussex students
Duration: 10-week internships, two-day work-shadowing opportunities
Funding: full funding for internships, unpaid opportunity for work shadowing

Find out more about First-Generation Scholars internships and work shadowing

Sussex Santander internship scheme

Applications for employers now open.

Organisations: small- and medium-sized enterprises
Interns: current Sussex students and/or recent Sussex graduates
Duration: between one and 10 weeks  
Funding: full funding or part funding (depending on length of internship) 

Find out more about the Sussex Santander internships scheme

Sussex Graduate Internship Programme

Applications for employers are now closed.

Organisations: UK companies of any size, sole traders, partnerships and charities
Interns: recent Sussex graduates
Duration: 10 weeks
Funding: £3,500 to £4,000 per internship

Find out more about the Sussex Graduate Internship Programme

Effective internships

Read the Government’s guidance on internships to make sure you and your intern get the most out of the internship experience.

You can also contact our Placements and Work Experience team at internships@sussex.ac.uk if you have any questions.