Applying for a vacation scheme
Applying for a vacation scheme at Freshfields is straightforward. Here’s how.
Our three-week summer vacation schemes are an exciting way to find out more about life at Freshfields, before considering for a training contract. Read our introduction to vacation schemes to find out more.
- read our guide to writing a successful application in the online application.
If, at the end of the three-week vacation scheme, you decide you’d like to be considered for a training contract you can opt to have an interview.
When to apply
Summer vacation scheme
The vacation scheme application window is open from 2 October 2017 – 4 January 2018
- Scheme one runs from 18 June 2018 – 6 July 2018
- Scheme two runs from 9 July 2018 – 27 July 2018
Am I eligible?
You’re eligible for a vacation scheme if you’re in your penultimate year at university. We’ll also accept your vacation scheme application if you’re on the second year of a four-year course: we’ll interview you this year, but defer your vacation scheme place to the following year.
We will be holding interviews at the beginning of 2018 for candidates applying for a deferred place on our 2019 summer vacation scheme.