Core criteria

To be considered for the programme you must meet all of the following eligibility criteria:

*Be UK-domiciled or have refugee status, or indefinite leave to remain in the UK.

Have the right to work in the UK.

Be able to work full-time in a research placement in London, Manchester, Glasgow or Cambridge for an eight-week period some time between 1 June and 31 August 2025.

Be a second year undergraduate or above at university or be a graduate of a STEM, Arts and Humanities, or Social Sciences degree. You must not have begun, or completed, a PhD.

*We are unable to accept international students on the programme

Additional criteria

To be considered for our shortlist, you must meet at least one of the following criteria:

Previously been a recipient of Free School Meals at school or sixth-form

Received money during school for your education (e.g. Pupil Premium, EMA, or the 16-19 bursary)

Come from a low socioeconomic background