Work Experience

We welcome work experience applications from students who are in receipt of a Nuffield Science Bursary.

Nuffield Science Bursary Scheme (Schools and Colleges)

Nuffield Foundation Science Bursaries offer up to 1000 bursaries a year, for students to work alongside practising scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. Projects take place during the summer holidays, giving students an insight into the world of scientific research and development.

Students in the first year of a post-16 science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) course are eligible to apply for a bursary of £80 per week to support them during their project. Placements are available across the UK, in universities, industry or research institutions (including the Institute of Neuroscience) and are organised through regional coordinators. The length of placements can vary, but is usually six weeks.

For more information please visit the Nuffield Foundation website or contact theRegional Coordinator for Newcastle.