Prize details

K J Scott Memorial Prize

Value:

Subject to available funds

Closing date:

No application required

Eligibility

This prize in memory of Kenneth John Scott, Senior Lecturer in Political Science 1946-60 and Professor of Political Science and Public Administration 1960-61, arises from a fund subscribed by students, staff and friends. It is awarded to the best student completing a BA with Political Science or International Relations as their major subject.

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This prize in memory of Kenneth John Scott, Senior Lecturer in Political Science 1946-60 and Professor of Political Science and Public Administration 1960-61, arises from a fund subscribed by students, staff and friends.

1. The K J Scott Memorial Prize shall be awarded annually to the student who, in the year of the award, completes a Bachelor of Arts degree with Political Science or International Relations as his or her major subject, and who in the opinion of the Head of the School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations is the best student of the year and is worthy of the award.

2. The prize shall be awarded on the recommendation of the Head of the School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations in consultation with the academic staff and Head of Programme in Political Science and International Relations.

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

4. If in any year the income from the fund or any part thereof is not expended, it may be added to the fund.

5. The name of the student awarded this prize shall be inscribed on the Honours Board at the premises of the Political Science and International Relations programme.