The application process involves the following stages:
1. Students should identify a research theme of interest and complete the online Step into Research application form. Deadline Friday 16th January 2015.
2. Successful applicants will be invited to meet with relevant researchers to discuss possible projects.
3. Students and supervisors submit a joint application for the Birmingham Cancer Research UK Centre Vacation Scholarship. Deadline Friday 27th March 2015.
4. The applications are then subject to a competitive process and successful candidates will be notified by Friday 29th May 2015.
The Birmingham Cancer Research UK Centre Vacation Scholarship application form will be available online through the Step into Research website from January 2015, in readiness for the joint student/supervisor application deadline of 27th March 2015.