The Rob Hudson Memorial Prize
Founded in memory of Rob Hudson, former student of French and Russian at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies from 1991 to 1995.
- A prize known as the Rob Hudson Memorial Prize may be awarded in each session.
- The prize is awarded on the recommendation of the Director of the School of Slavonic and East European Studies.
- The prize is awarded to a 1st year undergraduate student on a language-based degree who has shown excellence in the study of any language at the School, having had no prior knowledge of that language.
- The total value of the prize is £100. In some years the prize may be shared between two students. Each recipient shall also receive a biography of Rob Hudson together with a bookplate in his memory.
- The qualifications of candidates are considered by the School’s Programme Coordinator for Languages and Culture and the Chair of the Board of Examiners.
- The Award shall be announced in the summer.
- The College reserves the right to vary these regulations should it become necessary to do so in order to ensure the continued use of the resources of the fund.
- Awards are subject to the provision of the General Regulations.