STP In-service guidance for applicants and employers (2021)

Last Updated: 27th July 2021

This guidance is for NHS employees and employers, who wish to apply to the Scientist Training Programme via the in-service route.


This information provides guidance for:

  • current NHS employees who wish to apply for the Scientist Training Programme (STP) while retaining their substantive post
  • employers wishing to put forward an existing employee for the STP