Scholarships and Prizes 2002:
PRIZES FOR PERFORMANCE IN THE HONOUR SCHOOL OF NATURAL
One or more prizes may be awarded by the examiners in the Honour School of
Natural Science (Physics)
each year for performance in that examination, and for outstanding project work by
candidates for that examination.
No special application is required.
The Scott Prize for performance in the BA (three-year) examination.
The Scott Prize for performance in the M.Phys. (four-year)
The Scott Prize for performance in the `Teaching Physical Sciences' option.
The Gibbs Prize for excellence in the M.Phys. examination.
The Gibbs Prize for the best use of experimental apparatus in the M.Phys.
The Gibbs Prize for practical work in Part A of the M.Phys. examination.
The Gibbs Prize for the best performance in the Physics
Department Speaking Competition.
Subject area prizes, each of £100:
The Oxford Lasers Prize for a project in Optical Physics.
The BP Prize for the best final-year Theoretical Physics
The BP Prize for a project in Astrophysics.
The Data Connection Prize for the best us of Software in a M.Phys.
A prize for a project in Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Planetary Physics.
A prize for a project in Particle and Nuclear Physics.
A prize for a project in Condensed Matter Physics.