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Change 100 for students

Change 100 is for talented students and graduates with disabilities or long-term health conditions — including physical, visual or hearing impairments, mental health conditions and learning disabilities and difficulties like dyslexia and dyspraxia.

You must be in your penultimate or final year of university, or have graduated in the last two years.

If that’s you, join Change 100 and unlock your potential. It’s three months of paid work experience to kickstart your career!

Apply today!

Applications are now open and close Wednesday 16 January at 12pm

If you have any questions regarding the programme or your eligibility, please contact us on 020 3242 0299 or email change100applications@leonardcheshire.org.

Want to find out some more information?

We're putting on workshops across the UK. Check out our upcoming events to see if we're coming to your university.

Emma was a 2016 intern at Babcock International.

About Change 100

Change 100 aims to remove barriers experienced by disabled people in the workplace, to allow them to achieve their potential. If you are successful, you will have the opportunity to work within a leading organisation, with dedicated support to help you to thrive.

You will gain the experience, confidence, networks and skills needed to kickstart your career.

  • 100% of Change 100 interns said their experience has improved their confidence in the workplace
  • 100% said their Change 100 experience has strengthened their CV

'I believe that the Change 100 may be one of the most important steps I have taken since I was accepted into University. I have been welcomed into a workforce that is accepting and understanding of my disability.'— Ryan, Change 100 intern 2017

Success stories

Chidinma UcheChidinma finds the application process for employment difficult — but through Change 100 had a really successful placement at Skanska, working as a quantity surveyor.  ​

Read more intern success stories or find out what employers say about Change 100

To find out more about the application process, please download the Change 100 student brochure.

For more information email us or call on 020 3242 0299.

Employment guide for disabled students

Front cover of Change100 career guide This is your futureThis is Your Future is an employment guide for disabled students, written by disabled students who took part in Change 100’s pilot year.

Download your free copy now. (PDF)