Win a placement and a cash prize!

Open for entries – Kick-start your automotive career TODAY

autocourland_2908The 2017 Next Generation Award has launched. We’re giving you the chance to win an six-month work experience placement shared across our sponsors Honda, Jaguar Land Rover, McLaren, Horiba Mira, Nissan, and Toyota as well as a £9000 cash prize.

This invaluable opportunity to get your foot in the door with some of the world’s leading car manufacturers and developers is open to anyone aged 17-25 with an interest in pursuing a career in the automotive industry.

So what do I have to do?
Describe an original idea or innovation that could improve the UK automotive industry. The idea should fall into one of five categories – Mobility, Connectivity, Sustainability, Customer Experience or Marketing and Communications.  For more information visit 

Previous Award winners and finalists have used this opportunity as a platform to kick-start their careers within the industry so what have you got to lose?  Good luck!

Studyka – Student contests


Take a look at – Studyka organizes challenges across the globe to connect student teams with companies.  Various deadlines!  Register, create or join a team and upload your PowerPoint presentation before the deadline to win work experience and prizes.

Win £2,000 towards postgraduate course fees

potofgold_nodateHave you got an offer of a place on a postgrad course in 2015-16?  Worried about how you’ll pay for the course?  TARGETpostgrad are running a competition with the chance of winning a bursary award prize:

  • One bursary of £2,000 for study at a UK university for the overall best entry
  • Four runners-up awards of £750 for study at universities in the UK or outside of the UK

To enter you will need to registered with TARGETpostgrad.

Get an Advantage

acca_logoWorried about your career prospects post-graduation? ACCA are hosting a free, online careers fair for students interested in a finance career on 23 and 24 September 2015. Over two days, there’ll be the chance to get specially created, free, useful advice on your future career and training. In 2014, we invited more than 25 employers, including Mazars, Baker Tilly, Boots, Capita, EY, Ford Retail, Grant Thornton, TalkTalk, Johnson and Johnson, Zurich, Whitbread, Specsavers and more.

Find out more here…