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Vacation Studentships

Published: 22 Mar 2019 in Studentship

This studentship encourages undergraduates to take pharmacology as a specialism. Winners will receive up to £1,850 for up to ten weeks to help cover living costs during a research project. 

Applications will open in January 2019.

Criteria

  • Student’s academic record and evidence of interest in research
  • Project quality and pharmacological relevance
  • Supervisor’s track record and academic environment

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be undergraduate members based at universities in the UK and Ireland
  • Projects will be considered in areas including exploratory or applied pharmacology and experimental/translational medicine and clinical research
  • Applicants must be supervised by a Society member of at least three years (who must be an Early Career Member, Full Member or Fellow)
  • Supervisors are encouraged to only submit one application. If submitting more than one, applications should be ranked at the point of submission
  • Final year students may apply, but the award will only support a standalone project

Apply

To apply or nominate you must complete the application form and upload one PDF including:

  • one page cover letter from the student outlining what they hope to gain from the studentship
  • one page overview of student's career to date (including grades)
  • one page outlining the research project
  • one page listing 3 recent and relevant publications from the host laboratory
  • one page statement from the supervisor on the student's suitability, and confirmation that funds are available to pay for the research
 

Winners must submit a report on their project, provide a personal email address and update the Society on their career progression.