2019 Placements

Eligibility Criteria:

To apply for a Careerwise work placement students must be:

  • A woman
  • Matriculated at a Scottish University
  • Studying a science, technology, engineering or maths related subject
  • Eligible to work in the UK

How to apply:

  • Complete online application
  • Attach a Cover letter
  • Attach your CV – it’s that simple!


  • Save your CV and Cover Letter as separate  PDF’s and upload them to your online application form.
  • Name the document as per the following example:
    • Placement Reference #_Name Surname CV_
      • e.g. 024_Lesley Jackson CV

This makes it easier for employers to file the electronic version in their system and avoids them having to rename the document


Stated on the actual placement specification under the How To Apply section.