Science Policy

Broadly speaking ‘science policy’ can be divided into two main categories: ‘science for policy’ and ‘policy for science’. There are opportunities for practicing scientists to be involved with both types; check out the list of opportunities below.

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Royal Society Pairing Scheme Paired with a civil servant 2 years postdoc min. Gi Fay (Geoffrey) Mok
Academy of Medical Sciences internship 3 months paid Wellcome Trust or MRC funded PhD students
SET for Britain Poster competition: presenting your work to civil servants PhD students, postdocs, recently appointed lecturers
Nuffield Foundation Flowers fellowship 3 month paid internship at POST (parliamentary office for science and technology) PhD students
World health organisation internship scheme 6-24 weeks unpaid PhD students