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Troughton Scholarship

Founded in 1932 under the will of Mr A. C. Troughton

  1. A Scholarship, known as the Troughton Scholarship, may be awarded when there is a vacancy.

  2. The Scholarship is awarded by the Council, on the recommendation of a Committee of the Academic Board consisting of the Provost and the Deans of the Faculties from which the candidates are drawn.

  3. The Scholarship is awarded to a graduate proceeding to a higher degree.

  4. The annual value of the Troughton Scholarship may fluctuate from year to year but will be in the region of £80.

  5. Candidates must have graduated, or be a candidate for graduation in the term in which the award is made.

  6. Candidates must send written notice of their intention to compete for the Scholarship to the Registrar of the College on or before 15 May. They must give particulars of their academic record and of the work which they intend to pursue in the event of the Scholarship being awarded to them.

  7. The qualifications of candidates are considered by a Committee of the Academic Board. The Committee will give first consideration to the academic distinction of each candidate and their qualifications for proceeding to a higher degree. If the Committee finds it difficult to make a final decision between two or more candidates, consideration will be given to the means of the candidates.

  8. The Committee may require candidates to attend a personal interview.

  9. The Scholar elected must pursue a course of study approved by the appropriate Faculty.

  10. The Scholarship is tenable for one session.

  11. Awards are subject to the provisions of the General Regulations.