How to apply

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Applications for the 2017/18 Pearson Student Advisory Board are now open for students entering their second year of under graduate study. The closing date for applications is 29 May 2017. Please see application instructions below.

How to apply

If you're interested in becoming a Pearson Student Advisory Board member, you'll need to submit the following items:

  • A CV with details of two referees (one must be a university academic)
  • A covering letter that includes details of your university course and a 100-word summary outlining your suitability for becoming a Student Advisor.

Your CV and covering letter can be a word document or PDF. We do not accept applications where the letter is in the body of an email. You may send your CV and covering letter as email attachments.

Please make sure all of your documents are clearly labelled with your name, degree course, year of study and the university or college you attend.

Please submit your application, by email or post to:

Gareth Byrne
Pearson Student Advisory Board
Edinburgh Gate
CM20 2JE
01279 623316

Applications must arrive by midnight on Monday 29 May 2017.

Who can apply?

Undergraduate students in their 1st or 2nd year. We particularly welcome applications from 1st years who will serve on the board in their 2nd year at university.

This opportunity is particularly suitable for students studying Business, (including Management, Marketing, Accounting and Finance), Economics, Law, Psychology and STEM subjects due to a high demand for student input on our Higher Education products in these disciplines.

Students must by enrolled at a university in the UK or Ireland at the time of application.

You must not be due to graduate before June 2018.