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Laidlaw Scholars: your dream research project, anywhere in the world!

Blogged by Corina Lacurezeanu on 08/11/2018.

If you’re an undergraduate considering postgraduate study or a career in research, the Laidlaw programme can help you develop your leadership skills while spending time researching a project that you love. As a Laidlaw Scholar, you’ll have the opportunity to undertake a fully-funded research project of your own design at any institution worldwide, alongside practical leadership training which will help you manage your project, yourself and those around you.

See the Laidlaw Scholars Programme webpages for more information, and register your interest in the Laidlaw Programme on CareerConnect to make sure you don’t miss out on future Laidlaw updates. The closing date for applications will be Monday 7 January 2019.

Upcoming events to help you submit the best possible application:

Application support sessions:

Tuesday 13 November and Thursday 15 November, 14:00 – 16:00. Pre-booked one-to-one sessions where you can get personalised help with your application. To find all available sessions and book, search for ‘Laidlaw’ under the Events tab on CareerConnect.

Laidlaw information session:

Thursday 13 November 17:15 – 18:00. Find out how and why to apply to this exciting programme. No booking necessary. Find out more.

Laidlaw Leadership Lecture:

Friday 16 November, 17:15 – 19:00. Carolyn Downs (Chief Executive, Brent Council) will talk about Challenges of Governance: Leadership in the 21st Century. Book on CareerConnect.

All events at the Careers Service, 56 Banbury Road.