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A project aimed at helping graduates find work has been so successful at the University of Cumbria they have been awarded a further £1.7m to continue its work until 2013.
The university has been a lead partner in the North West regional pilot project for the Department of Work and Pensions
It was funded by the European Social Fund and had been running for three years and was due to finish this year.This money means the project can continue and graduates can get additional training in skills they may need to secure a job.
Graduate Eleanor Missen took part in the programme last October and it acted as the catalyst she needed to kick start her career. She says: