Prize details

Gwenda Josephine Hurst Memorial Prize in Geography

Value:

Book and cash subject to available funds

Closing date:

No application required

Eligibility

This prize arises from a gift made in 1980 by Mr F J E Hurst to commemorate his wife Gwenda Josephine Hurst, a former student of Victoria University College.
It is awarded to the best student completing an Honours degree in Geography.

Information

This prize arises from a gift made in 1980 by Mr F J E Hurst to commemorate his wife Gwenda Josephine Hurst, a former student of Victoria University College.

1. The prize shall be offered annually and shall be awarded to the student completing an Honours degree in Geography or Physical Geography who, in the opinion of the Director of the Institute of Geography, is the best student of the year in the course and is worthy of the prize.

2. The value of the prize, in any year, shall be determined by the Institute after consideration of the income from the fund.

3. Part of the prize money shall be spent on a book, or books.