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Amelia Zollner IPPR/UCL Internship Award

Important Information for all Applicants

The Amelia Zollner IPPR/UCL Internship Award was founded in 2007 in memory of UCL student Amelia Zollner.

The Institute for Public Policy Research and UCL co-fund an annual  three-month full time London-based IPPR Internship reserved for a current or recent UCL graduate - as a stepping stone to working in policy or politics. 

This year the internship is within IPPR's Energy, Transport and Climate Change team.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must be current UCL students, or recent UCL graduates (Bachelor's, Master's or Research degree in any area), interested in and passionate about policy and politics, current affairs and social justice, and the work of IPPR, as well as enthusiastic about political research.
  • Applicants can come from any country, but must be able to work in the UK (UK/EU nationals or holders of valid work permit). 
  • Applicants should have some research skills, and need to be committed to the aims of IPPR of wanting to build a fairer, more democratic and environmentally sustainable world.

Application Procedure and Deadline

Download the following documents:

Please return completed applications to: applications@IPPR.org

Alternatively post to:

Recruitment, IPPR, 4th Floor, 14 Buckingham Street, London, WC2N 6DF

Applications must be received by: Friday, 30 January 2015 at 9am

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Selection Criteria

Awards are made by IPPR, on the basis of academic achievement, research skills, relevant experience, and passion. Financial circumstances of the candidates are not taken into account.

Value: Benefits and Duration

The A Zollner IPPR/UCL intern will be based at the London office of IPPR, and shall have the same employment benefits and responsibilities as any other IPPR intern, including monthly payments, paid holidays, payment of National Insurance and taxes, and training and development opportunities at IPPR events. Full details are in the IPPR UCL / Internship Information Pack.

Page last modified on 27 jan 15 11:12 by Daniel Newcombe


*NOTE: All scholarship and student funding schemes are subject to availability of funds, and details given here are subject to change at any time. Potential applicants are urged to check information regularly to ensure they are aware of current procedures, deadlines etc.

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