Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 3 February 2011
  • No. 4942
  • Vol 141

Please refer to the website, or contact the email address shown, for further details of the awards below.

Students of the University should refer to the Student Funding website for advice on fees and funding at http://www.ox.ac.uk/feesandfunding/.

Bodleian Libraries: Gordon Duff Prize

Bodleian Libraries; Gordon Duff Prize; for an unpublished essay on any of the following subjects: bibliography, palaeography, typography, book-binding, book illustration, the science of books and manuscripts, and the arts relating thereto; open to all members of the University; prize amount in 2011 is £500; topics must be submitted by 6 May, and complete essays must be received by 5 August; bookcentre@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

St Edmund Hall: Philip Geddes Memorial Prizes

St Edmund Hall; Philip Geddes Memorial Prizes for student journalism; eligibility: undergraduates (not first yrs)—Geddes Prize, £1,000; all undergraduates and graduates: Clive Taylor Prize for Sports Journalism, £1,000; SEH students: St Edmund Hall Prize, £500; 9 a.m., 18 February; www.seh.ox.ac.uk/index.php?section=435

Faculty of Classics: Conington Prize 2011

Faculty of Classics; Conington Prize 2011; for a dissertation on a subject to be chosen by the writer and approved by the Board of the Faculty of Classics within the field of a classical literature, textual criticism, and philology; open to University members who, on the day appointed for sending in the dissertations, (i) are qualified by examination for a degree of the University, (ii) have completed six years, and not exceeded  fifteen years, from their matriculation, except that graduates whose first degrees are from other universities shall have completed two years, and not exceeded eleven years, from their matriculation, and (iii) are of postdoctoral status or equivalent; value of prize c.£1,000; applications for permission to offer an intended subject must be submitted by 11 February; anne.smith@classics.ox.ac.uk