F1 Legal Vacation Scheme

  • Date: The Scheme will run from Monday 11 July 2022 to Friday 15 July 2022.

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Formula 1 Legal Vacation Scheme

The Opportunity:

Formula 1® is partnering with Aspiring Solicitors to offer a summer vacation scheme in their legal department to four first-year law students from underrepresented groups.  The purpose of this scheme is to help improve diversity and representation in the legal profession.

This is an opportunity to gain experience a high performing in-house legal department undertaking a broad range of commercial work, and a unique chance to be part of the exhilarating environment of Formula 1®.

About Formula 1:

Formula 1® racing began in 1950 and is the world’s most prestigious motor racing competition, as well as the world’s most popular annual sporting series.  The 2022 FIA Formula One World Championship™ runs from March to November and spans 22 races in 20 countries across five continents.

Formula 1 are committed to building a more diverse and inclusive sport, breaking down the stereotypes associated with a career in motorsports and encouraging people from all backgrounds to get involved, as we aim to create a diverse Formula 1® that reflects the world in which we race.

Who should apply?

First year law undergraduate students. Please see the eligibility requirements below.

When does the scheme take place?

Monday 11 July 2022 to Friday 15 July 2022.

Where?

At Formula 1’s central London offices in St James’s Market.

Remuneration:

Formula 1 will pay each Vacation Scheme participant £550 for the week of the Scheme (subject to personal tax allowances).  Additional support is available as a contribution towards travel and accommodation costs for those requiring it.

How to apply

Please complete the application by clicking the ‘Apply Now!’ button at the top or bottom of this page.

Eligibility

  • You must be a first year undergraduate law student
  • You must be an Aspiring Solicitors member from one of the following groups:
  • Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic; and/or
  • Educated in a state school non-selective comprehensive (whether in the UK or overseas) and are the first generation in your family to attend university; and/or
  • A refugee; and/or
  • From a low-income household; and/or
  • Had free school meals from a state school non-selective comprehensive; and/or
  • Spent more than 3 months in local authority care;
  • You must not have already secured a training contract; and
  • You must have the right to work in the UK.

Deadline

The deadline to apply is 5pm Sunday 29 May 2022.

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