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Loughborough Talent Match

Loughborough Talent Match offers students and graduates the opportunity to apply for and gain work experience through summer projects and internships hosted by various organisations.

The scheme aims to help you to gain experience in a desired sector, take part in key careers-related events and workshops and provide you with tailored support from dedicated members of the Careers Network team.

What the scheme offers you as a Loughborough University student or graduate:*

  • Access to fully-funded paid summer internship opportunities with SMEs and start-ups
  • 1-1 application support, including CV reviews & interview preparation
  • Supportive workshops, events and training, and networking opportunities
  • Tailored resources

*Please note that this is subject to eligibility. If you are unsure if you are eligible, please contact the Talent Match Team who will advise accordingly.

The work projects and internship opportunities are available across a wide range of sectors and businesses, including start-ups based within our Loughborough University Incubator and Loughborough Enterprise Network ecosystem, and employers across industries and areas including:

  • Sport
  • Mental health and wellbeing
  • Web Development
  • Medical Innovation
  • Fashion

To find out more about eligibility, the application process, and the support available through the scheme, as well as to gain insight into the types of vacancies secured already via Loughborough Talent Match, please join one of the Information Evenings on Wednesday 3 March and Tuesday 13 April on MS Teams.

As part of these events, you will hear about the successes of last year’s scheme as two of our Employers, Access Generation and Rener Wellbeing, join the students and graduates they hosted in internships in Summer 2020 to tell you what they enjoyed about it, how it benefitted them and their skillset or, indeed, their employing organisation.