How to apply
To apply, identify the principal investigator whose work interests you. Contact them via their academic email address.
The offer of a research placement is at the discretion of the principal investigator. Make sure you include a short paragraph indicating why you are interested in the work of a particular principal investigator.
You also need to include:
- a short CV detailing your academic qualifications (including qualifications you have obtained on your current course)
- your availability over the summer period
- a brief description of your particular interest in cancer biology
- your career aspirations
- how you would benefit from a research placement with us
Due to health and safety restrictions we are not able to offer hands-on research experience to school students aged under 18 years of age.
Funding for summer research placements is available from several sources:
Information on how to apply for these and other schemes is posted during November and December for fellowships in the following summer.