British Library Doctoral Open Days open for bookings

The British Library Doctoral Open Days are aimed at first-year PhD students to explain the practicalities of using the Library and accessing its resources. To make the Open Days more easily accessible to PhD students nationally, the 2022 events series is largely delivered online. The webinars take place every Wednesday afternoon between 12 January and 2 … Continue reading British Library Doctoral Open Days open for bookings

FTxBocconi Challenge

Bocconi University, in partnership with the Financial Times, is launching the third edition of the FTxBocconi Challenge, an exciting initiative aimed at finding new, future focused and innovative ideas. They’re looking for 150 talented, proactive and curious university students & early career professionals to take part in the FTxBocconi Talent Challenge, a global competition on digital … Continue reading FTxBocconi Challenge

GSA Postgraduate Elections 2021

The Graduate Students’ Association is recruiting academic course reps, part-time officers and student trustees. Nominate yourself to help shape the way the GSA represents all postgraduates. Election nominations close on Friday 22 October. GSA Postgraduate Autumn Elections 2021

Global Biobased Businessplan Competition (G-BIB)

G-BIB is an international competition to stimulate entrepreneurship and innovation among university students. Teams of 2-6 are asked to develop a bio-based chemical, material or fuel and pitch it to the judges. The winners get financial support to further develop their business idea. Undergraduate and postgraduate students can register for free from October 2021.

The Brilliant Club PhD researcher opportunity 2021/22

The Brilliant Club is a university access charity. They work closely with PhD and post-doctoral researchers, training them as university access professionals and placing them as tutors in schools. Here they deliver academically rigorous programmes to small groups of high potential pupils from low HE-participation backgrounds. The charity works in partnership with universities and schools … Continue reading The Brilliant Club PhD researcher opportunity 2021/22

UKRI Policy Internships

The UKRI Policy Internships Scheme for 2020/21 is now open and the closing date for applications is 4pm on Monday 4 October 2021. The scheme provides the opportunity for doctoral students funded by the Research Councils of UKRI to work for three months in one of a selected group of highly influential policy organisations. Full details … Continue reading UKRI Policy Internships

AHRC/Zinc Research and Development Fellowship Opportunity

We have been asked by Dr Rachel Middlemass to advertise a 12-month AHRC/Zinc Research & Development Fellowship for an early career researcher within their team at Zinc. Applicants can have a background in any AHRC discipline but should have a strong interest in Zinc’s current mission focus on improving mental health for children and young … Continue reading AHRC/Zinc Research and Development Fellowship Opportunity

How to apply and get the most from a POST Fellowship

Innovation to Impact: How to apply and get the most from a Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) Fellowship Join us on Monday 19 July, 1-2.30pm to hear from Professor Tony Heron, Politics and Dr Kathryn Wright, Law, to hear about their experiences applying to and working as a POST Fellow. POST Fellowships offer a once … Continue reading How to apply and get the most from a POST Fellowship

Nominate yourself and others for a GSA Award

The GSA Awards are your chance to celebrate some of the most amazing people you know and how they’ve contributed to the postgraduate student community.  There are a number of different awards and trophies on offer, including:  Academic Representative of the Year Award Most Active Network Leader(s) of the Year Award Part-Time Officer of the … Continue reading Nominate yourself and others for a GSA Award