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Y12 Nuffield Research and Experience Placements


Applications now open for the Nuffield Research and Experience Placement Programme 2023-24. The North West deadline is 29th February 2024.

Applications are now open for the Nuffield Research and Experience Placement Programme 2023-24. The programme is coordinated nationally by STEM Learning and managed in the North West region by All About Futures/All About STEM.

The programme provides the opportunity for eligible Y12 students from state-funded schools and colleges, to take part in fully-funded research placements and experiences with universities and industry partners, during the summer before Y13.

Interested students should check their eligibility using the Online Eligibility Tool.

For Further Information, please view this page of our website for full North West-specific information, documents and supporting material.

Application to the Programme

The North West application deadline date is 29th February 2024.

Students can apply here but, before they do that, we strongly recommend taking the time to view the Nuffield Introductory Presentation and Student Application Presentation available on our website. We would also encourage teachers to show these presentations in class, or to share the URLs with Y12 students or on your school VLE.

Student Applicant Induction Sessions 

Students (or teachers) wishing to know more about the programme are invited to attend one of our Student Applicant Induction Sessions. These sessions provide a chance to find out more about how the programme works and the benefits of being involved, or to ask any questions.

Click the links below to register to attend:

Tuesday 28 November, 6:15 PM

Wednesday 13 December, 6:15 PM

Thursday 11 January, 6:15 PM

Wednesday 24 January, 6:15 PM

Wednesday 7 February, 6:15 PM

Thursday 22 February, 6:15 PM

The programme provides excellent opportunities for the eligible students so, if relevant, please do promote it to your Y12 cohort.