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Applying for a vacation scheme

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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.

To apply:

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.

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Apply Now

Ready to apply? Start filling in your application form now (you’ll be directed to our online application site).