The Estella Canziani Post-Graduate Bursary for Research
The Folklore Society
Predicted deadline: May 7, 2022
Grant amount: Up to £1,000
Fields of work: Anthropology & Cultural Studies
Applicant type: Graduate Student
Funding uses: Research
Location of project: United Kingdom
Location of residency: United Kingdom
The Folklore Society (FLS) is a learned society, based in London, devoted to the study of all aspects of folklore and tradition, including: ballads, folktales, fairy tales, myths, legends, traditional song and dance, folk plays, games, seasonal events, calendar customs, childlore and children's folklore, folk arts and crafts, popular belief, folk religion, material culture, vernacular language, sayings, proverbs and nursery rhymes, folk medicine, plantlore and weather lore.
Scope of the Bursary
The Bursary is intended to support the research aspects of an applicant's programme of study. Funding will not be provided for tuition fees or any fees related to registration and matriculation on a programme of study. The scope of an applicant's research may be on any aspect of Folklore Studies broadly defined, and may be conducted at any university in the United Kingdom. The Bursary may be used for assistance in the conduct of research such as:
- the purchase of materials and equipment relevant to the applicant's research,
- costs of transport to a place of field research whether the location is inside or outside the United Kingdom, or
- maintenance while conducting research in the field.
Other needs may be considered at the discretion of the Society's Post-Graduate Bursary Committee. Requests for assistance in attending a conference at which the applicant will present a paper on his or her research may also be considered. The value of the Bursary will vary according to the needs of the applicant's research project, but should not exceed £1,000. The Bursary is for a period of one year or less.
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- Funding will not be provided for tuition fees or any fees related to registration and matriculation on a programme of study.