Work experience bursaries can be used to cover travel, accommodation and dependent care costs for a whole host of career-related opportunities. Find out how some of our previous recipients used their bursary to gain vital work experience, enhance their employability and expand their professional networks.

  • Tanya Elahi Final year Law student wanting to pursue a career at the Bar, used the bursary to take up a mini-pupillage in London.
  • Harry Gledhill 2nd year Planning and Real Estate student, developed fantastic transferable skills working for Gerald Eve.
  • Jakub Zemek 2nd year Aerospace Engineering student worked on a summer internship with S.A.B Aerospace in Brno in the Czech Republic.
  • Erin-Lily Horsfield 1st year Chemistry student, spent 12 weeks working with Adelphi Values Prove deepening her understanding of the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Krishna Chellappa 3rd year Microbiology student, used the bursary to take up a summer internship, completing lab research here at The University of Manchester.
  • Alice Falciani 2nd year BASS Politics and Sociology student was able to strengthen her quantitative data analysis skillset in a 6 week internship with HM Prison and Probation Service Co-Financing.
  • Muhammad Younas Mahmood 2nd year Civil Engineering student, who used his bursary to experience what it was like to work within the rail industry.
  • Aavash Subedi 1st year Physics student, secured an internship researching magnetic spectroscopy.