Scholarships and Student Funding

Biological Sciences prizes

A number of prizes are available covering all years of study.

MacGillivray Prize

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded for excellence in 1st Year Biology.

Moyra Lyndsay Stewart Prize

The prize to the value of £150 is awarded for excellence in Animal Biology 2.

TB Macauley Genetics Prize

The prize to the value of £200 is awarded for excellence in Genes and Gene Action 2.

Jack Roberts Memorial Prize

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded for excellence in The Green Planet 2.

William Turner Prize

The prize to the value of £150 is awarded for excellence in Applied Plant Biology 3.

The prize to the value of £150 is awarded for excellence in Evolution and Ecology of Plants 3.

The prize to the value of £300 is awarded for excellence in 3rd Year Zoology.

The Buchanan Prize

The prize to the value of £300 is awarded for excellence in Molecular Genetics 3.

Biochemistry 4

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Biochemistry 4.

The Biochemical Society Undergraduate Recognition Award

Membership to The Biomedical Scoiety, a certificate and £50 will be awarded to the student with the most distinguished perfomance.

Biotechnology 4

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Biotechnology 4.

Cell Biology & Molecular Biology 4

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Cell Biology & Molecular Biology 4.

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best Cell Biology & Molecular Biology 4 Project.

Development, Regeneration & Stem Cells 4

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Development, Regeneration & Stem Cells 4.

Ecology 4

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Ecology 4.

The Buchanan Prize

The prize to the value of £300 is awarded for excellence in Molecular Genetics 3.

Ashworth Prize

The prize to the value of £300 and a Class Medal will be awarded for excellence in Evolutionary Biology 4.

Genetics & Molecular Genetics 4

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Genetics & Molecular Genetics 4.

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded for the best Genetics & Molecular Genetics 4 Project.

Immunology 4

A Class Medal is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Immunology 4.

The prize to the value of £100 is awarded for the best Immunology 4 Research Project.

Anderson Henry Prize

The prize to the value of £500 will be awarded to most deserving final year student in Plant Science.

Lang Scholarship Prize

The prize to the value of £225 is awarded for the best Plant Science 4 Project.

Dobbie Smith Prize

The prize to the value of £250 is awarded to the student with the best overall performance in Plant Science 4 Field Course.

Ashworth Prize

A prize of £300 and a Class Medal will be awarded to the student in their third or fourth year of study with the best overall performance in Zoology 4.

A prize of £300 will be awarded to the student in their fourth year of study with the best overall performance in Zoology 4.

Royal Society of Biology Award

An award will be given to the student with the most distinguished perfomance.

Douglas Falconer Prize

A prize of £150 will be awarded to the best dissertation from the MSc in Quantitative Genetics and Genome Analysis (also including the MSc in Animal Breeding and Genetics, MSc Evolutionary Genetics and MSc Human Complex Trait Genetics).