Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 13 March 2014
  • NO. 5054
  • VOL. 144

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.

Laurence Binyon Prize

History of Art Committee; Laurence Binyon Prize 2014; open to all members of the University who have not exceeded 21 terms from matriculation; for travel to Asia, the Far East or another area outside Europe (not related to academic discipline) to extend knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts; up to £1,000; 27 March; www.hoa.ox.ac.uk/applicants/funding/laurence-binyon-prize.html

Chinese Government Scholarships

Chinese Government Scholarships; open to final-year undergraduates and postgraduates; 3 full scholarships offering up to 7 years of funding, including up to 2 years of Chinese language tuition (if needed); 19 March; www.ox.ac.uk/feesandfunding/graduates/internationalopportunities/chinese

Clara Florio Cooper Memorial Bursaries and Grants

Oxford Italian Association; Clara Florio Cooper Memorial Bursaries and Grants; open to graduates researching any aspects of Italian culture; up to a total of £1,500; 2 May; information: http://toia.co.uk/resources/bursaries; enquiries: dante.ceruolo@lang.ox.ac.uk

Hertford Scholarships

Hertford; various scholarships: Carreras Scholarship in Natural Sciences, 2 Mann Scholarships (1 normally in Humanities/Social Sciences, the other open to all disciplines), Drapers’ Scholarship in Arts and Humanities, and Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers Scholarship (open to those involved in the design of instrumentation, rather than simply its use); each £5,000 pa for 2 years with certain dining rights; 28 March;  www.hertford.ox.ac.uk/discover-hertford/graduates/graduate-scholarships

Spalding Scholarship in Neurosurgery

Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences; Spalding Scholarship in Neurosurgery; open to students undertaking DPhil studies in NDS with a named Principal Investigator in the field of neurosurgery and who are home/EU-fee-paying students commencing studies in academic year 2014–15; up to 3 years' University and college fees plus stipend; 1 April; information: www.nds.ox.ac.uk/study-with-us/graduate-studies-1/applications-1/admissions-procedure-1/admissions-criteria-for-dphil-msc-res; applications: graduate.studies@nds.ox.ac.uk (ref: NDSSpalding14/001)