About the Award
This award recognises an organisation who provides a structured and valuable opportunity for students who partake in a virtual internship / experience within their business. The scheme must have run in the 2020-2021 academic year and contributed to the development of a future talent pool within the company.
Why they won
- Gave one hundred and seventy students a jam-packed and very well structured eight weeks of insights, skill development and virtual work experience.
- Combining educational spotlight sessions with experts, insightful development opportunities with plenty of peer-to-peer mentoring, the students also raised eighteen thousand pounds for charity through creative and sustainable CSR initiatives.
- With 93% of students achieving an offer for a graduate position, the programme provided significant undergraduate work experience and was a fabulous way to upskill and pipeline young talent.