The School of Physics & Astronomy is running its Career Development Summer Scholarships programme again. Details here
There are a numbers of funded industry and academic projects available to students in years 3 and 4.
Closing date is March 4th. There is some great feedback from students who did projects last year including:
“After the 6 week placement, I was kept on as an employee. During my time at Bright Ascension, I learned a lot about programming, intellectual property, starting a business and different business models, methods of workplace motivation, workplace responsibilities, the space industry, professional report writing, giving presentations, communicating with investors, and much more.”
“I found the experience (at the Institute for Astronomy) really rewarding as it allowed me to work with new people and improve my programming skills. It was good to do something completely different from what we do at university and to work on unsolved problems.”