Welsh Government Internship Opportunities

12:00 AM, Monday 6 September 2021

The Welsh Government have extended the closing date for four of their internship projects to Monday 6th September 2021.These are open to any ESRC Wales DTP funded student (except those within 3 months of the start or end of their studentship).  It is anticipated that the internships will be conducted remotely, for a period of 3 months full-time or the part-time equivalent.  Successful applicants will get an extension of 3 months to their PhD (equivalent to the duration of the internship).

These internships will offer opportunities to create impact by contributing to the work of government, the chance to build relationships outside of academia, as well the ability to develop research skills in a policy environment.

Full project descriptions are available in the attached documents.

Building Education Research Capacity in Wales (x3 placements available)

Citizens’ Panel Scoping

Scoping Project on Research on Residents’ Attitudes to Tourism

Using the Understanding Society Study to Explore the Home Learning Environment During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Evidence review to support Talk With Me: Speech, Language and Communication (SLC) Delivery Plan

Renewal and Reform of Education in Wales: Evidence synthesis and review (x 2 placements available)

Please submit your completed application form to enquiries@walesdtp.ac.uk by midday on the day of the deadline.