Notifications of Prizes, Grants and Funding

  • Thursday 9 October 2014
  • NO. 5072
  • 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.

Boise Fund Research Awards 2014

Boise Fund; Boise Fund Research Awards 2014; to support research on the antiquity and evolutionary origin of modern Homo sapiens and other hominins, emphasising continued exploration of appropriate sites in Africa, and early migration of Palaeolithic communities; open to Oxford University-based researchers/graduate students; up to £3,000; 3 November; trustfunds@zoo.ox.ac.uk

Christ Church: Christopher Tower Poetry Competition

Christ Church; Christopher Tower Poetry Competition; open to 16–18 year olds throughout the UK; theme: 'Cells'; £250–£3,000; 27 February 2015; www.towerpoetry.org.uk

Gotch Memorial Prize 2014

Gotch Memorial Prize 2014; for best DPhil Transfer Status report of a graduate student in the field of physiology at Oxford; £1,000; 31 January; CV and transfer report to Professor Gero Miesenboeck, Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TA

St Antony's: Alistair Horne Visiting Fellowship

St Antony's; Alistair Horne Visiting Fellowship; for historians and first authors; modest expenses allowance and generous college benefits plus full use of college facilities; 30 November; www.sant.ox.ac.uk/people/fellowships.html