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ELBA graduate local employment scheme

East London Business Alliance is now accepting applications for the EaGLES Graduate Internship Programme. Find out more by checking the documents below.

Application Form.doc [doc] 88KBEaGLES JD.doc [doc] 77KB ,  EaGLES Overview.pdf [pdf] 232KB


Old Mutual Global Investors (UK) Ltd

Old Mutual Global Investors have designed their internship programme for people who want to get hands on investment experience. They offer a programme which provides exposure to talented investment professionals whilst focusing on your personal development which may include completing the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) with a external training partner.

Old Mutual Global investors are looking for people with a genuine passion and interest in the financial markets. You must possess excellent IT skills, particularly Excel, and have the legal right to work in the UK. For more information click on the link below.



Ocean Estate Bursary Scheme

Residents of the Ocean Estate* in Stepney who will be taking the first year of a higher education course (e.g. a BSc, BA or HND) or a postgraduate course in the 2014/15 academic year can apply for an Ocean Estate bursary of up to £3,000. Bursaries are grants and do not have to be repaid.

Applicants must be over 16 years old and must have been ordinarily resident in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets from 13 June 2011.  An exception to the three year period can be made for those applicants granted full refugee status. Applicants must also be resident on the Ocean Estate as of the 13 June 2014.  Students living on the Ocean Estate for education reasons only will not be eligible.

OEB Form.doc [doc] 258KB, OEB FAQs.docx [docx] 19KB

Forms must be received at the return address by 1 September 2014.

The Bursary scheme will be administered by the Tower Hamlets and Canary Wharf Trust using funds the Council required developers to put aside (S106 funds) for the benefit of the local community.


The Tower Hamlets & Canary Wharf Trust Fund

Tower Hamlets and Canary Wharf Further Education Trust is accepting grant applications for the 2014/15 academic year for vocational courses to residents of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

Trust Application Form.pdf [pdf] 273KB, Trust Notes for Guidance.pdf [pdf] 2MBTrust Criteria.pdf [pdf] 2MB