Our summer studentship scheme aims to introduce the best undergraduate students to hearing, deafness and tinnitus research in the UK.
This grant scheme allows undergraduates to take part in a research project during the summer, introducing them to this exciting field of work and encouraging them to consider it for their future careers.
Summary of grant
- Deadline: Wednesday 8th April 2015 (5pm)
- Duration: Up to 8 weeks
- Value: £200 a week towards student living expenses
- Eligibility: Students and supervisors must be based at recognised UK universities or research institutes
The guidelines and application form for 2015 are below – please note that applications must be submitted by the proposed supervisor. We will acknowledge receipt of your application - if you do not hear from us within 3 days of submitting your application, please call us on (020) 7296 8233 to check we have received it.
Applications will be peer-reviewed if necessary and the most suitable projects selected by Action on Hearing Loss. We will notify successful supervisors as soon as possible, usually within two or three weeks of the application deadline.
Successful candidates are required to submit a short report after their placement has finished. We then award a prize to the student with the best report.
For more information contact:
Action on Hearing Loss
19-23 Featherstone Street
EC1Y 8SL, UK
Telephone: +44(0)20 7296 8233