Scholarships and Prizes 2002:
GEORGE HERBERT HUNT TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP 2003
This scholarship is offered every second year for award without examination to a
person who either has been
admitted to the Degree of Bachelor of Medicine of the University or has passed the First
Examination for the Degree
of Bachelor of Medicine of the University and holds a medical degree of another British
university qualifying him
or her to practise Medicine.
The scholarship is of the value of about £3,000, and may be held with another award.
Candidates are required to submit with their applications a statement of their academic record
testimonials, and an undertaking that if elected they will travel abroad for a period of at least
one month for the
purpose of clinical study or research in medicine. In making the award preference is given
to such candidates as
express the intention of engaging in the practice of their profession either as surgeons or as
The scholar is required to complete his or her period of travel within twelve months from
the date of election, and
within a reasonable period thereafter to submit to
the Secretary of the Medical School for the approval of the electors a detailed report of his
or her tenure of the
Payment of nine-tenths of a scholarship is made to scholars on their signifying their readiness
to proceed abroad,
and the remaining one-tenth on the approval of their reports by the electors.
The next election will be made in 2003.
Candidates must send their applications to the Medical School Offices, John Radcliffe
Oxford OX3 9DU, on or before 28 February 2003.