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Sir William Meyer Prize in Geography

Instituted in 1961 from the income of the bequest in 1922 of £3000 of Sir William Meyer, Fellow of the College, 'for the encouragement of proficiency in European History and in the History and Geography of India'

  1. The Sir William Meyer Prize in Geography may be awarded in each session.

  2. The Prize is awarded by the Council on the recommendation of the Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences.

  3. The Prize is awarded to a student who has attended for not less than two terms a course of study in the College and is taking the Geography Honours Course with a view to obtaining a bachelor's degree.

  4. The Prize takes the form of books or apparatus to the value of £100.

  5. No application is necessary.

  6. The qualifications of candidates are considered by the Head of the Department of Geography.

  7. The award is announced in July.

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