Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering
Maurice Fitzgerald Fund
This fund, established in 1956, derives from a bequest to the University by Mrs Anna Maria Fitzgerald in memory of her husband Maurice Frederick Fitzgerald, Professor of Civil Engineering 1884-1910.
The income from the fund shall be applied to either or both of the following purposes:
(i) making grants for research to members of the teaching staff in the School of Civil Engineering.
(ii) the purchasing of instruments, materials or equipment for the purpose of research in connection with the School of Civil Engineering.
Grants from the fund will be made at the discretion of the Head of School of Civil Engineering.
Minor changes June 2002
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Doris Arbuthnot Research Fund
The Doris Arbuthnot Research Fund, established in 1961, which derives from a bequest by Miss Doris M.H. Arbuthnot, sister of Mr Kenneth C.G. Arbuthnot, BA, BSc, is to be devoted to research in chemistry.
School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology
Soulby Research Fund
The Soulby Research Fund was established in 1983 as a result of a bequest to the University by Mr D.E.S Soulby. The award will be utilized to support the field work endeavours of any student registered for a postgraduate research degree within the School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology, and whose work is connected directly with the physical environment.
Applications should be made to the Head of School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology, normally in February. Awards will be made on the recommendation of the Postgraduate Awards Committee.