Scholarships and Prizes 2002:
Social Sciences


SARA NORTON PRIZE 2003

This prize, of the value of about £600, will be offered for an essay of not more than 30,000 words (though an essay of a shorter length will be acceptable) upon some subject proposed by the candidate and approved by the Social Sciences Divisional Board, the subject to fall within the field of the political history and institutions of the United States of America. Candidates may submit work which has been or will be submitted for a thesis in an Honour School or for the examination for the Degree of M.Phil.

The prize is open to members of the University who will not have exceeded eighteen terms from matriculation by the end of Trinity Term 2003.

A candidate must in the first place apply to the Secretary of Faculties, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, by Friday, 7 March 2003, stating the subject on which he or she proposes to write. The Secretary of Faculties will submit the subject to the judges for approval on behalf of the board and will inform the candidate of the result. Essays (on approved subjects) must be sent under a sealed cover marked `Sara Norton Prize' to the Head Clerk, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, before Friday, 30 May 2003. Authors must conceal their names and distinguish their essays by a motto. The name, college, and date of matriculation must be sent at the same time in a sealed envelope with the same motto inscribed upon it.


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