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How to apply: Crick-Calleva summer student programme

Applications for the Crick-Calleva summer student programme closed on 5 February 2021 at 12:00 noon GMT. If you submitted an application before the deadline, check the summer students page for updates. 

Applications are now closed

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Please read the following candidate instructions carefully before starting or submitting your application. You should also read our privacy policy for information on how we store and use your data.

Register on our academic recruitment system

You must register on our academic recruitment system and activate your account before you can complete an application form. 

To register, you will be asked to provide a valid email address - please type this in carefully as the account activation link will be sent to this address. Please note that these emails sometimes get blocked by email/university security systems or end up in spam folders, so please check your spam/junk folder.

Please make sure that your email address is one that you will check regularly throughout the application process as this will be how we will contact you.

Complete the application form

The application form has 11 sections: personal details, project choice, education, experience, statement, other details, references, equal opportunities, declaration, ask a question/messages, and candidate instructions.

You can move from section to section by clicking on the left-hand links. You can save your progress so you can return to and complete the form at a later date. However, if you move to a new section of the form without completing all required fields and hitting the 'save' button, changes will be lost.

The deadline for applications to the 2021 Crick-Calleva Summer Student programme was 12:00 noon (GMT) on Friday 5 February 2021, and the only application site is now closed. Please note that the deadline for references is Friday 12 February 2021.

Guidance on each section