Scholarships and Prizes 2007:
Miscellaneous and Multidisciplinary
Mustafa Badawi Prize in Modern Arabic Literature
A prize will be awarded by the Faculty Board of Oriental Studies each year to the candidate who has written the best English essay on some aspect of modern Arabic literature. Candidates for the Prize are free to choose their own subject for treatment. Essays must be typewritten and must not exceed 15,000 words in length (including footnotes, appendices and bibliographies). The essay must show sensitivity to modern Arabic literary texts as well as some originality and skill in critical analysis.
Details of how to apply, and the closing date for 2007–8, will be published in the 'Grants, Scholarships and Prizes' section of the Oriental Studies Web site www.orinst.ox.ac.uk.