Published: 06 July 2017

Research Council Policy Internships Call

Opportunity to work with a host organisation on one or more policy topics.

Research Councils UK have launched a call for the prestigious Policy Internships scheme. The scheme is open to Research Council funded PGRs and offers you the opportunity to work with a host organisation on one or more policy topics that are relevant to both you and the host. RCUK has partnered with 22 parliamentary departments, government departments, and non-governmental bodies to bring you this opportunity.

More information about the scheme and how to apply is available on the scheme’s website. Please note that the deadline for making an application is 10th August 2017.

We are also pleased to offer you the support of the Researcher Development Programme to help you with your application. Please contact by 1st August if you would like a one-to-one appointment. Feedback can also be provided on your written application if it is emailed to RDP by 4th August. Advice on CV submission can also be sought by contacting Hayley Cordingley on

Best of luck with the competition!

The Doctoral College Team

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