Closing Date: 3rd June 2013
The Eleanor Pinkney Oddie Scholarship is an award of Â£1,000 for one full-time student who is undertaking a dissertation on a Latin-related subject as part of one of the following programmes of study at Newcastle University:
- MA Classics and Ancient History
- PhD (first year of study)
UK, EU and international students are eligible for this award.Â
The award was established by the late Professor Guy Oddie (BArch 1944; Dip Town and Country Planning, 1945) to encourage the study of the Latin language.Â The award is named after Professor Oddie’s mother, Eleanor, whose determined support enabled him to come to Newcastle University.
How to Apply
Students who wish to be considered for this scholarship should write to Professor Jakob Wisse stating the title of their proposed project and giving an outline of their proposed research. This applies both if you have already received an offer of a place for one of the programmes listed above, and if you are planning to apply for such a place; in the latter case, you should have applied for a place by 1 June 2013.
Professor Jakob Wisse
School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Newcastle upon Tyne
E-mail: [email protected]