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Supplement (1) to Oxford University Gazette No. 4819. Wednesday, 10 October 2007.
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Scholarships and Prizes 2007: Classics

Ireland and Craven Scholarships 2008

An examination will be held in the Examination Schools on Monday, 6 October 2008 and the following day at 9.30 a.m. and 2.30 p.m., for Dean Ireland's and the Craven University Scholarships for the promotion of classical learning and taste. The examination will consist of four papers: Latin Unseen Translation, Greek Unseen Translation, Essays, and a choice of Latin Prose or Greek Prose or Critical Papers. Dean Ireland's Scholarship, the value of which will be £500, is open to members of the University who have not exceeded the twelfth term from their matriculation. The person elected to be Dean Ireland's scholar, if not already elected to a Craven Scholarship, shall be elected at the same time to be first Craven scholar.

The Craven Scholarships (three in number), the value of which will be £250 each, are open to members of the University who have not exceeded the twelfth term from their matriculation. No person may be elected twice to a Craven Scholarship. Candidates must complete and send an entry form to the Classics Faculty Board Secretary, the Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles', Oxford OX1 3LU, by Friday, 5 September 2008. Forms are available from the Faculty Board Secretary at the above address.

Candidates must obtain the consent of the head of their college to enter for these scholarships.

assmore Edwards Prizes for Classics and English

There are two prizes, each valued at £200. One will be awarded, if there is a candidate of sufficient merit, by the Moderators in Honour Moderations in Classics and English to the candidate whose performance in that examination they judge the best. The other prize will be awarded by the Examiners for the Final Honour School of Classics and English, to the candidate whose performance in that examination they judge the best. No special application is required for either prize.


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