PoleCATS team selected for REXUS 2013

At the start of December PoleCATS was invited to send representatives to a selection workshop at the European Space Agency headquarters in Noordwijk, the Netherlands.  Four team members travelled by train and ferry, and presented the proposed project to a panel of experts from all of the organising bodies.  The presentation went very well and […]

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UK Space Agency ISU Scholarships competition open


The UK Space Agency has opened the 2012 round of its International Space University competitive scholarship scheme. The scheme is open to UK citizens to help fund them to attend ISU’s Space Studies Programms and MSc programmes. Up to £30,000 is being made available to be shared between successful candidates. Chris Brunskill attended the 2011 […]

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STFC Graduate Scheme 2012


The Science and Technology Facilities Council is now accepting applications for their 2012 Graduate Scheme.  STFC is looking for graduates achieving at least an upper second class Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering, physics or computing science who have graduated within 18 months of applying. The vacancies currently on offer are: IRC34555 – Technology Microelectronics […]

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ESA Young Graduate Trainee opportunities open

ESA has posted its Young Graduate Trainee vacancies for 2012, with applications open until 18th December.  These one-year positions are an excellent opportunity to gain experience in the development and operation of space missions.  You also get to live and work for a year in another country. The YGT offers some generous terms and conditions, […]

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Writing opportunity for online student magazine


Do you fancy writing popular science articles for one of the largest student newspapers in the country?  Experimentation is a new student-led online science magazine and they are looking for additional writers for their physical sciences section.  Experimentation’s sister publications, Erudition and Intuition have already built up tens of thousands of readers from across Europe […]

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