Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 16 February 2012
  • NO. 4979
  • VOL. 142

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 www.ox.ac.uk/feesandfunding.

Bodleian–Vatican Library Travel Grants

Bodleian Libraries; Bodleian–Vatican Library Travel Grants; for research visits to the Bibliotheca Apostolica Vaticana; open to all current students and staff of the collegiate University; 5 grants of £1,000 each; 26 March; bookcentre@bodleian.ox.ac.uk or www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/csb/fellowships.htm

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Bodleian Libraries; Gordon Duff Prize; for an unpublished essay on any of the following subjects: bibliography, palaeography, typography, book-binding, book illustration, the science of books and manuscripts, and the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 current students and staff of the collegiate University; £500; topics must be submitted by 5 May and complete essays by 6 August; bookcentre@bodleian.ox.ac.uk or www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/csb/fellowships.htm

Varley Gradwell Travelling Fellowship in Insect Ecology

Varley Gradwell Management Board; Varley Gradwell Travelling Fellowship in Insect Ecology; applications judged on practicality and potential to make a contribution to insect ecology; preference given to those in early postdoctoral years but strong postgraduate applications can succeed; open to applications from within and outside Oxford University; up to £2,500 for one year; 31 March; claire.harvey@zoo.ox.ac.uk

International Alliance of Research Universities Global Summer Programme

International Alliance of Research Universities Global Summer Programme (IARU GSP); undergraduate and postgraduate students; to participate in a Global Summer Programme at IARU member universities around the world; up to 6 scholarships of £2,500 also available; 2 March; www.ox.ac.uk/feesandfunding/ugcurrent/io/scholarshipsandexchanges/iaru