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Carey Foster Research Prize

Founded in 1906 by friends of Dr G Carey Foster, Fellow of the College, 1867, Professor of Physics, 1865-90 and Principal, 1900-04, in commemoration of his services to the College and to education in general

  1. The Carey Foster Research Prize may be awarded in each session.

  2. The Prize is awarded by the Council on the recommendation of the Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences.

  3. The Prize is awarded for research in Physics.

  4. The value of the prize is £100.

  5. A candidate must be a student of the College who has engaged in research in the Department of Physics and Astronomy during the session preceding the award of the Prize.

  6. No application is necessary.

  7. The qualifications of candidates are considered by the Quain Professor of Physics.

  8. The award is announced in July.

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