Nuffield Summer Research Placements

S5 Pupils – The Nuffield Research Placement Scheme is aimed at current 5th year students who will be sitting their Highers in 2016 and who are studying any Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Maths (STEM) subjects at that level (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Geography, Computing, Home Economics/Food Technology, Psychology, Music Technology, Product Design, Technological Studies etc).

Pupils should complete applications online at

In the past, successful pupils have increased in confidence and improved key skills including practical, communication, report-writing and presentation skills.  All have gone on to study STEM subjects at university.