Generating Genius Talent Development Programme

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Develop core employability skills, widen your experience and build a successful career with Generating Genius and the National Grid.

Who can apply?

  • 1st and 2nd year university students or 3rd years of a 4 year course
  • Studying Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and General Engineering. Or Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics
  • Household income below £42,875 (all ethnicities) who attended a non fee-paying school
  • Black African or Caribbean backgrounds who attended a non fee-paying school
  • students who have the right to work in the UK

Whats in it for me?

  • Up to 6 experiences for your CV this summer
  • Make lasting connections with like minded STEM students
  • Put your technical skills to the test in an industry challenge
  • Participation Certificates signed by Generating Genius and the National Grid
  • Make your personal statement and CV stand out
  • Network with National Grid employees this summer!

What does the pathway include?

  • Insight talks – deepen your understanding of the energy sector and National Grid
  • Challenge Days – Brush up on your technical, teamwork and presentation skills
  • Insight weeks – 3 days of insight talks, challenges and ups killing events
  • 1:1 Mentoring – make your personal statement and CV stand out and learn how to ace an interview
  • Upskilling workshops – Tap into the knowledge skills and experience of national grid employees
  • Career panels – Gain tips and advice from National Grid employees on how to break into the energy sector
  • Potential work experience opportunities – gain real life experience and develop industry knowledge

Sign up here

Deadline 30 June 2021

Find out more

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