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Virtual events run by employers

Many employers and organisations run presentations, recruitment events and industry insight experiences for students. This provides a great opportunity to gain an understanding about a particular sector, company or field, and to find out more about relevant opportunities and how to apply.

Here are some upcoming virtual events run by external organisations and details of how to register.

Edge Hill University - PGCE 1-2-1 Drop In Sessions
Thinking about a career in teaching?

Sessions will run from 9am to 6pm on:  Mon 6th December &  Tues 7th December 2021.

Are you a graduate or coming towards the end of your degree studies?

Thinking about a career in teaching? 

Find out more & book a PGCE/PGDE Information Session with Edge Hill University  Edge Hill University is one of the largest providers of teacher training in the country, offering Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Post-14 Education across the curriculum and beyond.   Book your free 30 minute, online appointment to chat with our friendly team and find out all there is to know about our 10 month Teacher Training programme. 

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Civil Service Fast Stream
Join one of our virtual events this Autumn to get a feel for what’s right for you

07 December 2021 4-5pm

A session aimed at supporting students who are preparing for upcoming Fast Stream Assessment Centres and Video Interviews.

Current Fast Streamers will run through what to expect, tips for preparing and be on hand to answer any questions!

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Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Insight Webinar
Get an in-depth look at life at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst

08 December 2021 7-9pm

Welcome to our live webinar and Q&A on the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.

Hear from serving Army officers, Officer Cadets and Army careers staff, all of whom will be on hand to answer your questions during and after the presentation.

The presentation will deliver an in-depth look at life at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and will give you a chance to voice any questions you may have.

Register for Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Insight Webinar

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George Moore Scholars programme
Want to be fully funded to study in the USA?

Closing date: 10 December 2021

The George Moore Scholars programme supports up to 40 academically talented students who wish to undertake a Master's degree or PHD in the USA and covers the cost of:

  • Higher education fees
  • Research
  • Travel
  • Visa
  • Health insurance
  • Living costs

Apply for George Moore Scholars Programme

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One Essex Court Times Law Awards competition
One Essex Court - The Times Law Awards 2022 Essay Competition

The question for this year’s Times Law Awards student essay competition,sponsored by One Essex Court, is: “To no one will we sell, to no one will we deny or delay right or justice” magna carta clause 40: “Is the state financing the criminal justice system properly and, if not, is privatisation a possible solution? Would this mean selling justice?”

With more than £10,000 of prizes on offer to the six finalists and the prospect of having their entry read by the Lord Chancellor and senior members of the judiciary, as well as the editor of The Times, this is an opportunity for student commentators to tackle one of the most critical issues of our time. The competition is open to all students registered with UK higher education institutes, pupil barristers and trainee solicitors.

Essays should be no more than 1,000 words and must be received by midday Friday 17 December 2021.

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Henry, Procter and Choate Fellowships
The Henry Fund provides a fully funded year at Harvard or Yale as a Special/ Visiting Student

Applications open on 1 November 2021 with a deadline of 14 January 2022.

The Henry Fund provides a fully funded year at Harvard or Yale as a Special/ Visiting Student

The award provides:

- An assured place as a Special or Visiting student

- A maintenance payment of $34,000 for the year

- A travel grant of £2,500

- Tuition fees

- Health Insurance

We welcome applications to the Henry Fund from those who are currently attending any British or Irish University for their Undergraduate or Postgraduate Degree (see website for precise criteria).

The Fund is managed through the University of Cambridge but is open students attending all Universities in Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland.

Get more information on the Fund in MyFuture

 

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gradireland Undergraduate of the Year Awards
gradireland are searching Irish universities to find the winner of the gradireland Undergraduate of the Year Awards 2022!

This competition aims to find the best undergraduates in Ireland and is open to all courses from all third level institutions across Ireland. Each award is in partnership with a graduate employer.  Category winners have the opportunity of winning fantastic prizes, including paid internships, a fully funded professional diploma course and other exclusive prizes.

Choose your award category https://bit.ly/3wKW1MR

Applications for the Undergraduate of the Year Awards have officially opened, you must complete your application by the 31 January 2022.

The application process is straight forward and consists of three sections:

- Submission of the student’s personal information

- Completion of essay style questions

- Completion of psychometric tests 

Successful applicants will be invited to attend an assessment centre with the award partners, those shortlisted will then be invited to a prestigious award ceremony in Dublin on the 14 April 2022.

Start your application now

 

targetjobs undergraduate of the year awards
Are you the next Undergraduate of the Year?

Apply by 31st January 2022

We're searching UK universities to discover an inspiring neurominority Undergraduate of the Year. We're looking for somebody who brings different perspectives, creative problem-solving skills and unique strengths to help solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.

You could win a ten-week, paid summer internship starting in June/July 2022, an Apple watch and Rolls-Royce-branded gifts. You’ll also spend a working day shadowing a Rolls-Royce leader – a fantastic opportunity to discover how decisions are made and to build your network.

To enter you need to:

  • have a diagnosis, be in the process of being diagnosed or identify as having a neurodivergent condition 
  • be in your first or second year of a three-year course, or your first, second or third year of a four-year course at university – all degree subjects are accepted
  • have the right to work in the UK after graduation.
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PWC's Series of Events
Get a unique insight into what we do and how we do it by attending one of our events

Whilst we may not know what’s ahead, we’ll still be offering a wide range of innovative events in the virtual world using exciting new technologies.     

Please visit our website for further information on all the events available to undergraduates and graduates.

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Deloitte Autumn Careers events 2021
Join one of our virtual events this Autumn to get a feel for what’s right for you

We’re running five types of virtual events, designed to help you explore our opportunities from wherever you are – all focused on helping you learn more and make careers decisions.

You’re welcome to join us from any year at school or any degree discipline. 

The current list of events running over multiple dates include Deloitte Upskill Live, Discover: Your Opportunities, Deloitte: Interactive, Meet Deloitte, Deloitte Upskill: On Demand.

Change 100 Internships
Applications open until 6 Jan 2022

Change 100 is a flagship programme of paid summer work placements, professional development and mentoring.

It aims to remove barriers experienced by disabled people in the workplace, to allow them to achieve their potential.

Delivered in partnership with leading employers in the UK who believe disability isn’t a barrier to a brilliant career. If you are successful, you will gain the experience, confidence, networks and skills needed to kick start your career. Change 100 is for talented students and graduates with disabilities or long-term conditions — including physical, visual or hearing impairments, mental health conditions and learning disabilities and difficulties like dyslexia and dyspraxia.

upReach Tech500
Interested in a career in Business and Economics?

Interested in exploring these roles in the technology sector, and learning new digital skills?

Applications are closing soon for the upReach Tech500, a free careers programme supported by organisations including Google, Intel, Samsung, Bank of America, GCHQ and the Civil Service Fast Stream, who will provide training and other exclusive opportunities to those on the programme.

The upReach Tech500 will include career events, skills development opportunities, mentoring- all designed to help you gain insight into tech, learn digital skills, and secure a top paid internship and graduate role in the sector.

Check your eligibility at the button below.

Apply now via the upReach website

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Aldi Escape Rooms
Aldi Presents The Virtual Escape Room

Various 1 hour slots available to book online.

Aldi Presents The Escape Room!

To get out, you have 45 minutes to work as a team in a vortual environment to communicate, solve the clues and try to escape the Room.   

FIRST PRIZE per team member - APPLE AIRPODS PRO

SECOND PRIZE per team member - FITBIT VERSA 2 T

THIRD PRIZE per team member - APPLE VOUCHER €75