The scheme will be of interest to students with an interest in Criminology and/or Policing research and interns will be supervised by staff from these subjects. However, the scheme is not limited to students from these subjects - it is open to USW final year undergraduate and Masters students from Criminology, Policing and any related subjects (e.g. Law and Psychology) graduating in 2022 and beyond.
The placement can be 6 to 12 weeks full-time or longer if the internship is part-time. There is some flexibility over start date and individual supervisors and interns can arrange a mutually convenient start date to coincide with the summer vacation. Full-time interns will receive bursary of £217 per week for living expenses and part-time bursaries will be calculated on the number of days/hours agreed.