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The Student Employability Fund Application Form

Personal Information
Academic Information
Eligibility








Reason for Student Employability Fund Application
Please indicate the reason for your application and attach confirmation of the activity on an official document from the employer, with evidence of where and when the activity will take place.











Student Employability Fund Application Requirements
Please enter the amount you are requesting and details of the expenses to confirm your requirement/s. You may request one, two or all categories (travel, clothing and subsistence) in a single claim.

Please also include date/time and where you are travelling from and to

Please also include date/time and where you are travelling from and to

Objective
Please outline how taking part in this activity will benefit you in respect of your employability and future career (maximum 300 words):
Supporting Evidence
  • Confirmation of 2018/19 student loan entitlement

If your income has not been assessed by the Student Loans Company you will need to provide evidence of your household income in the form of documents such as:

  • 3 months' pay slips
    OR
  • Latest annual tax summary document
    OR
  • An employment contract
    OR
  • Self-employed accounts

In order to claim help with travel expenses you will be required to provide:

  • Confirmation of your external recruitment activity or employability development experience on an official document from the employer
  • Evidence is of where and when the external recruitment activity or employability development experience will take place

In order to claim help to purchase appropriate clothing to attend an external recruitment activity or employability development experience you will be required to provide:

  • Confirmation of the external recruitment activity or employability development experience on an official document from the employer
  • Details of the items which are needed (e.g. formal suit)

In order to claim help with subsistence to attend an external recruitment activity or employability development experience, you will be required to provide:

  • Confirmation of the external recruitment activity or employability development experience on an official document from the employer
  • Evidence is of where and when the activity will take place

Please provide confirmation of the activity you require funding for i.e.confirmation of interview/event

Declaration
Please read the following declaration carefully before you sign and ensure you have filled in the form accurately and included all the necessary evidence. By submitting your application you agree and give consent to allow the University to verify the evidence provided in support of your claim, and agree to the provision of all evidence requested by the University to support your claim. You understand that failure to provide all the evidence requested by the University will result in your application form being deemed incomplete and that incomplete applications will not be considered by the University. The University warrants that it will maintain and handle the information on your application and any evidence you provide in accordance with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). (https://www.dur.ac.uk/ig/dp/)

I confirm that the information supplied is correct and agree that the University may seek further evidence necessary to substantiate my statements. I understand that if I (or the University) suspend or withdraw from my studies it is my responsibility to notify the Scholarships and Student Funding Office and acknowledge that no further payments will be made by the University. I understand that, where any payment has been made, and it subsequently comes to light that I have either suspended or withdrawn from my studies, may be reclaimed by the University.  Following a successful Student Employability Fund application I agree to complete a feedback form following completion of the specified recruitment or employability development activity, for evaluation and impact purposes.

 

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