Aged between 13 – 16 years? A chance to win a trip to the USA

Peabody is offering 13 – 16 year olds a chance to win a trip to the USA which has flights, hotel, visa and passport costs included.

10 places are available for Peabody’s competition to win a seven-night exchange visit to Peabody Massachusetts, USA, home of its founder George Peabody. 

See and experience the American way of life, visit tourist and special interest sites, meet American students, go and see an American Football game (to be confirmed).  

To be eligible for the trip you need to: 

  • be aged between 13 and 16 at the time of travel (expected to be 26 Oct–2 Nov 2013) 
  • live in a Peabody home
  • not be a previous PeabodyUS exchange trip winner

How to enter
Complete the application form available on the Peabody website and send it back by 30 June 2013 to:

Nicola Langley-Essen

Postal address:
45 Westminster Bridge Road
SE1 7JB 

The next stage
Peabody will  invite a number of applicants to attend a workshop before making a decision on the final group. They send out invitations to the workshop by 15 July 2013.


Peabody Job Fair – Friday 26 April 2013 / Hugh Cubitt Centre N1 9QZ

Peabody’s Employment Service is running a jobs fair offering job and apprenticeship opportunities in:

  • construction
  • retail
  • administration
  • care
  • hospitality / catering
  • housing

 Volunteer opportunities also available.

Friday 26 April 2013, 9.30am–12.30pm and 1.30pm–4pm

Hugh Cubitt Centre
48 Collier St
N1 9QZ
Tel: 020 7021 4127
Nearest station: King’s Cross

Last year almost 1,000 people attended, meeting 21 employers and 21 exhibitors. More than 50 people found work as a direct result of attending.