The Byron Society invites applications for a PhD bursary for new and existing PhD students.

The bursary will be awarded to a person accepted for enrolment as a full-time PhD student at a UK university on the basis of proposed research on an aspect of the life, work and /or influence of the poet Lord Byron. The value of the bursary is £9,000 (£3,000 per year), payable from September 2017.

Applications should include a summary of the applicant’s academic record, an outline of his / her proposed research and the names of two referees who may be contacted.

The closing date for applications in respect of the academic year September 2017 will be 1 July 2017, and for the following academic year 1 March 2018.

Applications should be sent by email to the Director of the Byron Society:


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