• Applications for 2020/2021 now open to postgraduate psychology students
  • Applications close November 30, 2020
  • The Society will be awarding one Fellowships to take place in 2021

About the scheme

POST in partnership with the British Psychological Society are recruiting one PhD student in a psychology related subject, to join the POST team for a three month Fellowship.

Applications will remain open until the 30th of November. Eligible applicants should be members of the BPS.

Work of past fellows

Who is eligible

All postgraduate students registered for a doctoral degree in a psychology-related subject e.g. PhD/MPhil or taught practitioner doctorates (DClinPsy etc) at a UK HE institution.

Applicants must be in their penultimate or final year of part or full-time study at the time of the start of their placement at POST. Applicants must be a member of the British Psychological Society (at least a Graduate Member).

How to apply

The following documentation should be sent to the Society:

  • An application form
  • A summary report on any aspect of psychological research that the applicant considered and shows to be relevant to public policy (1200 words). This should include an explanation of why the topic should be of interest to parliamentarians.

For full details of the scheme or an application form, please contact carl.bourton@bps.org.uk.

For questions about POST fellowships, please contact us at postfellowships@parliament.uk

Got questions?

We have a series of resources to help you understand how we produce policy briefings and to answer any questions you might have about our fellowships.

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