We offer the following opportunities for students from Widening Participation backgrounds in Years 10-12:
Easter School (Year 10)
Tuesday 3rd April 2018 at the Camden Campus, and Wednesday 4th April 2018 at the Hawkshead Campus
A two-day free Easter School taking place at Camden and Hawkshead campuses. Year 10 students from London and Hertfordshire schools can apply to be part of this by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating why you should be chosen.
You will meet peers who are also aspiring vets and scientists, and reflect on your own career goals and how to achieve them. Practically, you can take part in fun activities at our Equine Hospital and teaching laboratories. We welcome recommendations from teachers regarding pupils who would benefit from being chosen. A maximum of 20 places are available.
Summer School (Year 11)
Tuesday 28th August - Thursday 30th August 2018
This three-day, free Summer School takes place at our Camden and Hawkshead campuses. Year 11 students from London and Hertfordshire schools can apply to be part of this by sending an email to email@example.com stating why you should be chosen. We will invite students who were part of our Year 10 Easter School, and welcome 15 new applicants.
Building on the Easter School activities, you will enjoy mini-lectures and practical sessions in anatomy, physiology and biochemistry (foundations for veterinary medicine/biosciences) to help you choose career goals.
Sutton Trust Summer School
Applications open in January and close in March
The Sutton Trust Summer School offers approximately 50 students aged over 17 can attend a residential at our Hawkshead Campus to learn more about veterinary and bioscience careers, as well as attend lectures and workshops designed to prepare them for future study.
To find out more, please visit the Sutton Trust website.