Category Archives: Scholarships/Awards

Women’s Studies Group 1558-1837 Bursary

Last year, the Women’s Studies Group 1558-1837 offered its first ever bursary to an early career researcher, independent scholar or PhD student who was a member of the Group to  “support research in any aspect of women’s studies in the period … Continue reading

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Andrew Kahn (University of Oxford), ‘The Enlightenment Radicalism of Alexander Radishchev’

The next Besterman Enlightenment Workshop of the term will be held on Monday, 27 February 2017 (Seventh Week), at 5 p.m., at the Voltaire Foundation (99 Banbury Road). Andrew Kahn (University of Oxford) will be speaking about ‘The Enlightenment Radicalism … Continue reading

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Women’s Studies Group 30th Anniversary Bursary

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, the Women’s Studies Group 1558-1837 is offering a £500 bursary to an early career researcher, independent scholar or PhD student who is a member of the Group to support research in any aspect of women’s studies in … Continue reading

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Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace Tuesday 8 December, 10am-6pm (arrivals from 9.30am); Rooms L4 and L5, Mathematics Institute, University of Oxford; Attendance is free, registration required. In 2015 the University of Oxford is hosting a number of … Continue reading

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Funding opportunity: RECSO Project Support Scheme

RECSO invites graduates, postgraduates, and ECRs* to apply for its its “Project Support Scheme”. The scheme will facilitate a range of small, standalone projects; judged competitively, successful applications will be included in RECSO’s Hilary and/or Trinity term programme. Proposals may be for … Continue reading

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AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award Studentships – “Home and Religion”

HOME AND RELIGION: SPACE, PRACTICE AND COMMUNITY IN LONDON FROM THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT Centre for Studies of Home Queen Mary, University of London and The Geffrye Museum of the Home Religious life in the urban home, 1600-1800 … Continue reading

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The British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Travelling Award, with the Besterman Centre for the Enlightenment

The British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies/Besterman Centre for the Enlightenment Travelling Award is open to any postgraduate enrolled in a higher education institution in the United Kingdom for research in France on any subject. The award of £500 is … Continue reading

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PhD Stipends at the University of Trondheim, Norway

The humanities faculty at the university of Trondheim will soon be advertising at least 6 PhD stipends: this includes full funding for the duration of the doctoral study. Potential applicants must already have a completed MA degree, plus well-developed ideas for … Continue reading

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AHRC-funded English Collaborative Doctoral Award – At Home With Books

The Faculty of English Language & Literature (University of Oxford) and The Geffrye Museum of the Home (London) are pleased to announce a new English Collaborative Doctoral Award (AHRC-funded): ‘At home with books: the role and history of reading in … Continue reading

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BSECS/Besterman Travel Award – 17 Jan

The British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Travelling Award, with the Besterman Centre for the Enlightenment The British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies/Besterman Centre for the Enlightenment Travelling Award is open to any postgraduate enrolled in a higher education institution in … Continue reading

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