SCGRG bursaries for RGS Postgraduate Mid-term Conference 2019

We are delighted to announce that our research group will be offering two bursaries for postgraduate students to attend and present a paper at the forthcoming RGS Postgraduate Mid-term conference at Manchester Metropolitan University, 24th-26th April 2019.

There are two bursaries to the value of £100 on offer this year, for any student whose research interests lie (broadly) within our research focus of social and cultural geography. It is a fantastic opportunity for postgraduate students to showcase their research, develop their presenting and network skills, hear talks and workshops from established academics within geography and make new friends.

To apply, you must be presenting a paper at the Mid-term conference to be eligible. On application for a bursary, please include the following and email your completed form to

Successful applicants will be required to write a short blog post about their experiences at the conference.

Application Form

Please email the completed form along with your abstract to, by no later than Monday 18thFebruary.

Name of the research group for which a bursary is requested:

Name of applicant:


Level and year of study:

Funding status:

Why are you applying for a bursary?

How is your application linked to the research group you are requesting support from? (No more than 250 words)

You can find more details about the event by visiting the Postgraduate Forum website.