Summer Vacation Research Competition 2021

Calling all PDRAs, Research Associates and Research Assistants: Apply for the Summer Vacation Research Competition 2021.

The Summer Vacation Research Competition is a fantastic opportunity to develop and/or strengthen non-academic skills such as people, project and financial management, all of which are essential for career progression within or beyond the world of research.

Now open for applications, the competition enables you to apply for funding worth up to £2500 to work with an undergraduate intern for 4-7 weeks on a research project of your choice.

Nine different summer vacation research projects will be funded in 2021, each of which will be associated with a particular Division and/or Signature Research Theme.

The closing date for applications is 15 February 2021.

For more details, please read the competition post, join us at the Q&A session on Thursday, 21 January 2021 from 1300-1400 or email