Net Zero Transition Placement Programme

Support provided by South of Scotland Enterprise

What does this involve?

South of Scotland Enterprise is offering full funding for a 12-week student or graduate placement for businesses in the agriculture and food and drink sectors in the south of Scotland. Projects must focus on reducing carbon emissions to help businesses reach their net zero goals while supporting the professional development of the student or graduate.

Eligible businesses should submit an expression of interest form by 5pm on Friday 5 August 2022.

Am I eligible?

You are eligible if your business:

  • is in the south of Scotland (Dumfries and Galloway and Scottish Borders)
  • operates in the agricultural and/or food and drink supply chain (agri-food)
  • has a net zero-focused project suitable for a student or graduate

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

Agriculture and food and drink businesses in the south of Scotland. 

How long does this take?

The placement must run for at least 8 weeks, up to a maximum of 12 weeks, sometime between September and December 2022.

The expression of interest form will take 10 to 15 minutes to complete and should be submitted by 5pm on Friday 5 August.

Next steps

Visit the South of Scotland Enterprise website to submit an expression of interest.

Support provided by South of Scotland Enterprise

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