Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 20 February 2014
  • NO. 5051
  • 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.

Faculty of Classics: Conington Prize 2012

Faculty of Classics; Conington Prize 2012; for a dissertation in English or Latin on a subject to be chosen by the writer and approved by the Board of the Faculty of Classics within the field of classical literature, textual criticism and philology; open to University members who, on 1 July 2012: (i) were qualified by examination for a degree of the University, (ii) had completed 6 years, and not exceeded 15 years, from matriculation, except that graduates whose first degrees are from other universities should have completed 2 years, and not exceeded 11 years, from matriculation, and (iii) were of postdoctoral status or equivalent; c£1,000; applications for permission to offer an intended subject must be submitted by 1 April to peter.meredith@classics.ox.ac.uk; queries to angus.bowie@queens.ox.ac.uk; more information: www.classics.ox.ac.uk/classics-news.html

Faculty of Classics: Conington Prize 2013

Faculty of Classics; Conington Prize 2013; for a dissertation in English or Latin on a subject to be chosen by the writer and approved by the Board of the Faculty of Classics within the field of ancient history, religion, art and archaeology; open to University members who, on 1 July 2013: (i) were qualified by examination for a degree of the University, (ii) had completed 6 years, and not exceeded  15 years, from matriculation, except that graduates whose first degrees are from other universities should have completed 2 years, and not exceeded 11 years, from matriculation, and (iii) were of postdoctoral status or equivalent; c£1,000; applications for permission to offer an intended subject must be submitted by 1 April to peter.meredith@classics.ox.ac.uk; queries to angus.bowie@queens.ox.ac.uk; more information: www.classics.ox.ac.uk/classics-news.html

Faculty of Philosophy: Conington Prize 2014

Faculty of Philosophy; Conington Prize 2014; for a dissertation on a subject to be chosen by the writer and approved by the Board of the Faculty of Philosophy within the field of ancient philosophy and ideas; open to University members who, on 1 July 2014: (i) are qualified by examination for a degree of the University, (ii) have completed 6 years, and not exceeded  15 years, from matriculation, except that graduates whose first degrees are from other universities shall have completed 2 years, and not exceeded 11 years, from matriculation, and (iii) are of postdoctoral status or equivalent; c£1,000; applications for permission to offer an intended subject must be submitted by 1 April to tom.moore@philosophy.ox.ac.uk; queries to angus.bowie@queens.ox.ac.uk; more information: www.classics.ox.ac.uk/classics-news.html

Australian National University Student Exchange

Australian National University; open to graduate research students studying any subject to undertake a period of study in Australia; travel grant to cover economy return travel and visa; 21 March; www.ox.ac.uk/feesandfunding/graduates/internationalopportunities/anu

Philippe Wiener–Maurice Anspach Foundation

Philippe Wiener–Maurice Anspach Foundation; awards for postdoctoral research students interested in conducting research in any department at the Université Libre de Bruxelles for up to 2 years; grant provided plus part of laboratory/registration fees; 28 March; http://fwa.ulb.ac.be/cgi?usr=c33gmrqu2k&lg=en&pag=2555&rec=0&frm=0&par=aybabtu&id=4447&flux=1135776

Hertford: Bruce, Julia and Mortimer May Senior Scholarship in Geography

Hertford; Bruce, Julia and Mortimer May Senior Scholarship in Geography; up to 3 years' University and college fees and £15,000 to cover living expenses; 17 March; www.hertford.ox.ac.uk/discover-hertford/graduates/graduate-scholarships