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History PhD student shares fifth annual Bill Gates Sr. Award

last modified May 09, 2017 04:37 PM

PhD student Fabrice Langronet is the joint winner of the fifth annual Bill Gates Sr. Award in recognition of his outstanding research and social leadership.

The award winners are chosen from among the cohort of Gates Cambridge Scholars by their peers.


Fabrice was was recognised for his innovative research on migration history, which he explores from the vantage point of a tenement unit in the northern suburbs of Paris at the turn of the 20th century.


More information here

New joint degrees start October 2017

Funding Notices

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships (internal deadline, 21st August 2017)

Full information on this scheme is available on the Faculty website HERE. Although the scheme will not be opened by the British Academy (BA) until c.23rd August, institutions are directed to run internal selection competitions in advance. The relevant page of the BA website is HERE. Funding is available for early career scholars to join an institution of their choice (subject to the host’s agreement) for three years plus research expenses. The BA will award up to 45 Fellowships nationally