Bursaries of up to £500 are available to current PhD students of all years to enable them to fund unpaid or low-paid work experience in the areas of arts & heritage, media or not-for-profit. Further information is available at http://www.careers.cam.ac.uk/PhDBursary/index.asp. The scheme opens in January each year. If you would like to be reminded when the schemes open then sign up to our CamCareers emails in the categories of ‘For More Than Profit’ and ‘Media’ at http://www.careers.cam.ac.uk/CamCareers/Emails.aspx.
“After the end of my placement at UNESCO I was hired as a specialist consultant, where I now provide advice on best practices for the effective management of UNESCO World Heritage sites across Europe and the Mediterranean.” – PhD bursary recipient 2015.