Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 22 January 2015
  • NO. 5083
  • 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.

Medical Sciences Division: Peter Beaconsfield Prize in Physiological Sciences (corrigendum)

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

Charterhouse European Bursaries

Charterhouse Bursaries; open to Oxford undergraduate and postgraduate students to undertake a period of study in Europe for 3 months to 1 year; up to £6,500; 20 February; www.ox.ac.uk/students/fees-funding/international/scholarships-exchanges/charterhouse

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

Hertford; Bruce, Julia and Mortimer May Senior Scholarship in Geography; from October 2015 for 3 years; all relevant University and college fees plus £15,000 pa to cover living expenses; 13 February; www.hertford.ox.ac.uk/discover-hertford/graduates/graduate-scholarships

Jenkins Memorial Fund Scholarships

Jenkins Scholarships; open to Oxford postgraduate students in the Humanities and Social Sciences to study at a Europaeum partner university for 3 months to 1 year; up to £10,000; 20 February; www.ox.ac.uk/students/fees-funding/international/scholarships-exchanges/jenkins

Newnham College, Cambridge: Phyllis and Eileen Gibbs Travelling Research Fellowship

Newnham College, Cambridge; Phyllis and Eileen Gibbs Travelling Research Fellowship 2015–16 in Biology, Archaeology, Social Anthropology or Sociology (female applicants only); up to £18,000; 23 February; www.newn.cam.ac.uk/research/travelling-fellowships

Santander Academic Travel Awards

Santander Travel Awards; open to Oxford postgraduate students to participate in academic-related activities in Santander network countries; up to £1,000; 27 February; www.ox.ac.uk/students/fees-funding/international/scholarships-exchanges/santander

Scatcherd Scholarships

Scatcherd Scholarships; open to Oxford undergraduate and postgraduate students to undertake a period of study or research in Europe for 3 months to 1 year; up to £6,500; 20 February; www.ox.ac.uk/students/fees-funding/international/scholarships-exchanges/scatcherd 

Philippe Wiener–Maurice Anspach Foundation: postdoctoral research grants

Philippe Wiener–Maurice Anspach Foundation; awards for postdoctoral research students interested in conducting research in any department for up to 1 year; a grant will be provided and part of the laboratory and registration fees could also be covered; 27 March; http://fwa.ulb.ac.be/cgi?usr=ah2gg9cgwc&lg=en&pag=2555&rec=0&frm=0&par=aybabtu&id=4467&flux=60662722