The Laidlaw Research and Leadership Programme


The Laidlaw Research and Leadership Programme

The Laidlaw Programme aims to create the leaders of the future through a mix of training and intensive summer research periods. It is open to current first year undergraduate students in any discipline.
Laidlaw Scholars

How to apply

Tips on what to include in your application whether it's a self-proposed proposed project, or one from the list. Links to the application form when open (November - January).

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Frequently asked questions

FAQs about applying, eligibility, funding and how it all works.

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Research projects available for Laidlaw Scholars

View the list of research projects potential scholars could apply for in 2019 (note applications are now closed).

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Propose your own research project

You can propose your own research project if there's a topic that interests you. Find out how and see some examples.

The Laidlaw Research and Leadership Programme is run by the Office of the Vice-Provost (Education and Student Affairs)