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FYI: Historical Thesaurus Scholarships


Author: Wendy Anderson

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

FYI Body: TO CELEBRATE PUBLICATION OF THE HISTORICAL THESAURUS OF THE OED (OXFORD
UNIVERSITY PRESS 2009), THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AT THE
UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW HAS SET UP A SCHOLARSHIP FUND TO HELP STUDENTS IN
THEIR FIRST YEAR OF RESEARCH. SCHOLARSHIPS WILL CONSIST OF A WAIVER OF THE
FIRST YEAR´S FEES, AND AREOPEN TO EXCEPTIONAL STUDENTS FROM ANY UNIVERSITY
INTENDING TO PURSUE RESEARCH IN A SUBJECT AREA, EITHER HISTORICAL OR
MODERN, COVERED BY THE DEPARTMENT. SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 2010-11 WILL BE AWARDED
TO STUDENTS ACCEPTED BY THE FACULTY OF ARTS WHO ARE NOT MAJOR SCHOLARSHIP
HOLDERS.

THE SCHOLARSHIPS WILL BE NAMED IN HONOUR OF THE FOUR EDITORS OF HTOED:
CHRISTIAN KAY, JANE ROBERTS, MICHAEL SAMUELS AND IRENÉ WOTHERSPOON. FURTHER
INFORMATION ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WWW.GLA.AC.UK/DEPARTMENTS/ENGLISHLANGUAGE/

PROFESSOR CHRISTIAN JANET KAY
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE
UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW
GLASGOW G12 8QQ
UK

HTTP://LIBRA.ENGLANG.ARTS.GLA.AC.UK/HISTORICALTHESAURUS/
HTTP://WWW.SCOTTISHCORPUS.AC.UK/
HTTP://WWW.GLASGOW.AC.UK/ENGLISHLANGUAGE/STAFF/CHRISTIANJKAY/
PHONE 0141 330 4150 FAX 0141 330 3533
EMAIL C.KAY@ENGLANG.ARTS.GLA.AC.UK
THE UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW, CHARITY NUMBER SC004401