Scholarships and Prizes 2007:
Dolabani Fund for Syriac Studies
The Board of Management of the Dolabani Fund invites applications for grants from the fund. The fund's purpose is the furtherance of Syriac Studies within the University, including the support of students from Syriac churches studying their own tradition in working for formal qualifications of the University. According to the regulations governing the fund, grants shall be made for the following purposes: the provision of financial support to graduate students of the University from or originating from the Middle East or the region of the Indian State of Kerala, to assist them in meeting the cost of engaging in courses involving Syriac Studies in the University; the provision of grants for the purchase of Syriac manuscripts for the Bodleian Library and for the purchase of books in or concerning Syriac for the Bodleian Library and the Oriental Institute Library.
Applications should be made using the application form for a travel, research or language study grant from a trust fund in the Faculty of Oriental Studies, available to download from the 'Grants, Scholarships and Prizes' section of the faculty Web site www.orinst.ox.ac.uk, and should be submitted no later than the end of Week 8, Hilary Term.