Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 15 January 2015
  • NO. 5082
  • VOL. 145

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.

Gladstone Memorial Trust: Travel Awards

Gladstone Memorial Trust; Travel Awards 2015; open to undergraduates not in their final year; for imaginative travel; up to £600; 10 February (interviews 10 March); www.gladstonememorialtrust.org

Medical Sciences Division: Peter Beaconsfield Prize in Physiological Sciences

Medical Sciences Division; Peter Beaconsfield Prize in Physiological Sciences; open to postgraduate students in the Departments of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Pharmacology, Pathology, Biochemistry or Experimental Psychology, who, in the 12 months preceding the closing date for applications for the prize, have applied for transfer to DPhil status; to reward young researchers capable of escaping from the stereotype of narrow specialisation and displaying a wider grasp of the significance and potential applicability of their research; £1,000 and £500; 20 March; https://weblearn.ox.ac.uk/portal/hierarchy/medsci/department/grad_school/page/home

St Antony's: Deakin Visiting Fellowship

European Studies Centre, St Antony's; Deakin Visiting Fellowship 2015–16; £13,000 plus other college benefits; CV, 3–5-page description of proposed research and names of two referees to be sent to sarah.moran@sant.ox.ac.uk; 1 February; www.sant.ox.ac.uk/esc/index.html

St Antony's: Santander Visiting Fellowship

European Studies Centre, St Antony's; Santander Visiting Fellowship 2015–16; £17,000 plus other college benefits; CV, 3–5-page description of proposed research and names of two referees to be sent to sarah.moran@sant.ox.ac.uk; 1 February; www.sant.ox.ac.uk/esc/index.html

St Edmund Hall: Philip Geddes Memorial Prizes for student journalism

St Edmund Hall; Philip Geddes Memorial Prizes for student journalism: Geddes Prize (£1,000) and Ronnie Payne Prize for Foreign Reporting (£1,000) open to undergraduates (not 1st years); Clive Taylor Prize for Sports Journalism (£1,000) open to all undergraduates and graduates; St Edmund Hall Prize (£500) open to current SEH students; noon, 16 February; www.seh.ox.ac.uk/news/student-journalism-awards-open-2015

Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences: DPhil studentship

Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences; DPhil studentship funded by Medistim (ref: NDS15/001); open to Home/EU fees applicants only; up to 3 years' University and college fees plus maintenance; 22 January; www.nds.ox.ac.uk/study-with-us/graduate-studies-1/funding-2/grants-scholarships