Nuffield Summer Research Placements

The 2 or 3 week placements are focused around a real research brief set by the placement providers, who include Universities, the NHS, and STEM businesses.

Applications Open: December 2023

Application Deadline: 17th April 2024

How to Apply: Students can click here to complete the Nuffield Application form.


  • At least 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at Level 6 or above, including maths, a science subject, and English (or another humanities subject).
  • Studying one or more A-levels in; science, technology, engineering, economics, geography, geology, economics, psychology, computing, statistics, or maths.
  • Be able to spend 3 consecutive weeks in July and/or August to go on the placement.
  • Higher priority for places is given to students in receipt of Free School Meals or a combined household income of below ¬£30,000 a year.

For a Nuffield information pack or to book a virtual assembly for your Year 12s please contact the STEM team.

Call the STEM team at LEBC or email Jo, our STEM Manager