Health Data Science Black Internship Programme 2024 Stage 1

Health Data Research UK

Employment Type Internship 8 weeks (1 July - 23 August 2024)
Location Hybrid · UK Various locations across UK
Salary Real Living Wage for London (£13.15 per hour) plus national insurance contributions
Seniority Junior, Mid-level
  • Closing: 11:59pm, 7th Jan 2024 GMT

Perks and benefits

Life Insurance
Wellness programs
Employee Assistance Programme
Additional parental leave
Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
Extra holiday
Professional development
Team social events

Candidate happiness

8.51 (3170)

Job Description

We are delighted to announce the fourth year of running our Health Data Science Black Internship Programme! This is in collaboration with the 10,000 Interns Foundation and the Health Data Alliance.

The internship is for Monday 1 July - Friday 23 August 2024.

Interns will be recruited and employed by a host organisation for the 8-weeks and will participate in training activities throughout the internship, including:

  • Friday afternoon ‘takeover’ sessions with health data experts

  • Access to our virtual learning platform Futures for training on health data topics

  • Mentorship

  • A group technical challenge

  • In-person events with the other interns

Who can apply?

Our internships for summer 2024 are open to all Black people who are:

  • Current students at a UK university at any level (undergraduate, post grad diploma, Master’s, PhD or returning student)

  • Recently graduated from a UK university (2022 and 2023)

  • International students currently registered at a UK university

  • Of any academic background, but is ideally suited to those with a degree in maths, engineering or computer / data sciences, and medicine and bioinformatics-allied subjects.

Please note that you must have a right to work in the UK. We do not support visas for this programme.

For more information on the application process:

Please feel welcome to contact us with any questions at

Removing bias from the hiring process

Applications closed Sun 7th Jan 2024


Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Sun 7th Jan 2024