Real-world opportunities for students

BP’s early engagement offer has opened. This a mixture of summer leadership programs and scholarships. The application period closes on March 1st. For additional information on each program and to apply, visit

Each year BP opens our doors to a new generation of high achievers. We offer a range of programs where you can hear from the brightest minds in BP, learn from their experience as leaders in a multinational company, participate in trading simulations or even be awarded a scholarship towards your studies. Applications for our programs open January 1st and close March 1st.

BP STEP program

If you’re looking to develop your networking and leadership skills in a real-world setting, then the BP STEP (Shaping Talent, Energy and Potential) program is for you. During this four-day program, you’ll gain leadership skills, insight into BP’s Upstream and Downstream businesses, and participate in a team case competition.

BP Scholars program

BP knows you’re the future of the energy industry. That’s why we’re looking for high achieving candidates to join our scholarship program. If you want to pursue a career in one of the areas listed, you could be awarded a $5,000 BP scholarship towards your undergraduate studies. We’ll also offer you the opportunity to visit one of our offices so you can experience first-hand what life is like at BP and gain a different perspective of the industry.

Supply & Trading sophomore experience

Do you have a strong interest in the financial markets and trading? BP’s sophomore experience program gives you a deep dive into the world of commodity trading in the energy industry and you’ll learn about BP’s culture, values and beliefs.