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A.H. Morton Scholarship for Doctoral Research in Classical Persian Studies

last modified Mar 09, 2015 11:30 AM

The Gibb Memorial Trust is pleased to announce an Annual Scholarship in memory of Alexander (Sandy) Morton for doctoral research in the area of classical Persian Studies. The award is for a maximum of £3,000 and can be applied to any year up to the final completion of a course of doctoral study at a British university, including for an approved period of study abroad; it will be paid at the start of the academic year in question, up to the submission of the dissertation.

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Cambridge has a long and distinctive tradition in the study of the Middle East and Asia. This Faculty prides itself on exploring these fields through the local languages and encourages students to learn through real world engagement. If you are interested in these world regions and want to discover their languages, cultures, histories, religions, and politics, then this is the home for you. 

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Oct 27, 2016

Room 7, Pembroke College, Cambridge

Joseph Needham Memorial Lecture

Oct 28, 2016

Riley Auditorium, Gillespie Centre, Memorial Court, Clare College

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Beth Shalom Reform Synagogue, Cambridge

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