Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 11 October 2012
  • NO. 5001
  • VOL. 143

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

Carlos de Sola Wright Memorial Fund

Latin American Centre, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies; Carlos de Sola Wright Memorial Fund; for students working for postgraduate degrees and diplomas whose research or study may be considered likely to further the advancement or welfare of the people of Central America (for purpose of fund, Mexico is not regarded as part of Central America), with priority given to research or study concerning El Salvador;

De Osma Studentship 2012–13

Vice-Chancellor; De Osma Studentship 2012–13; open to graduate or undergraduate members of Oxford University concerned with Spanish studies; candidates must study in connection with Instituto de Valencia de Don Juan, Madrid, in any subject for which facilities are provided, and have sufficient knowledge of written and spoken Spanish to make proper use of the Instituto facilities; not less than 6 weeks, usually at Easter vacation; c£3,000; 30 November; applications to the Vice-Chancellor, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD; information from or 01865 270153

Gotch Memorial Prize 2012

Physiology Board of Mangagement; Gotch Memorial Prize 2012; to the Oxford University graduate student in the field of Physiology with the best DPhil transfer status report; £1,000; 31 January; CV and transfer reports to Gero Miesenböck, Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, Mansfield Rd, Oxford, OX1 3TA

Ronaldo Falconer Scholarship

St Antony's/Latin American Centre; Ronaldo Falconer Scholarship for residents of Costa Rica (whatever nationality, race or creed); £4,500 pa towards costs of 2-year MPhil in Latin American Studies; 8 March;