College Prizes, Scholarships and Bursaries
Second Undergraduate Degree scholarships
Harris Manchester College is able to a number of scholarships to students reading for a second undergraduate degree (SUD). These scholarships are up to the value of £18,500. Awards will be made on academic merit. The scholarships are for those who already have, or will have, a good first degree. Recipients of the scholarship will be notified at the time of being offered a place. Retaining the scholarship for a second or even third year will be conditional on the recipient receiving good academic reports.
Those wishing to apply for an SUD scholarship should apply in the normal way to Harris Manchester College between 1 September and 15 October in the year before they wish to start the course. For full details see www.admissions.ox.ac.uk.
Bursaries of £100 may be awarded to students who have had a particularly distinguished first year’s work.
Scholarships worth £1,000 or £500 are made to those admitted to read for the Postgraduate Diploma in Theology. All those accepted by Harris Manchester are guaranteed an award.
The Björn Savén Scholarships
The Björn Savén scholarships are worth £18,500.
Those wishing to apply for an SUD scholarship should apply in the normal way to Harris Manchester College between 1 September and 15 October in the year before they wish to start the course. For full details see: www.admissions.ox.ac.uk
The John Dalton Prizes
Each academic discipline in college may award up to three £50 Sue Ashtiany and Paul Davies prizes per year. Criteria vary between disciplines, but include an appraisal of the whole year’s work, or a prize given for a particular essay or dissertation.
Donal Tranter Prize
A Donald Tranter Prize of £100 is awarded each year for the best all round contribution to College life.
All Souls’ Scholarships
Given by All Souls College. It provides a book grant to each first-year student. The fund also supports HMC students who qualify for the Oxford Bursaries Scheme.
Through the generosity of Vivien Aylmer and Neil Sanders, a prize of £100 is awarded each year for academic achievement in first-year examinations.
A prize of £50 from an anonymous benefactor given for progress made in the second year.