Prizes for undergraduate students
This page provides information on prizes award for outstanding student work at the MSc level. These are department-level prizes. Our Faculty offers other prizes, and we enthusiastically put students forward when suitable. Prizes for undergraduates are listed here (link).
Recognizing Outstanding Work
STS awards several prizes in our undergraduate programmes. Sometimes, these are awarded jointly.
|Undergraduate level||Criteria||Amount||Who is?|
|STS Peter Medawar Prize||Top overall final result in either V550 or L391 degrees||1x£50||Medawar|
|STS Joan Beauchamp Proctor Prize||Top overall performance cumulative through second year of study in any STS BSc degree||1x£50||Proctor|
|STS Wang Zhenyi Prize||Top overall performance cumulative through first year of study in any STS BSc degree||1x£50||Zhenyi|
|STS Gertrude Falk Prize||Top overall performance through any STS iBSc year||1x£50||Falk|
|STS Best Dissertation (BSc)||Top scoring dissertation (HPSC3004), judged by the 70% project report or dissertation, not the full module mark||1x£50|
|STS Best Research Project (iBSc)||Top scoring research project (HPSC3026), judged by the 75% project report or dissertation, not the full module mark||1x£50|
|STS Alumni Prize||Outstanding contributions to the life of the department||up to 2x£50|
(If you'd like to fund a prize, please contact the Head of Department.)