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Lead your own (global) summer research project

The Undergraduate Research Support Scheme (URSS) enables undergraduate students to carry out an interdisciplinary summer research project.

The scheme is open to any UG student at Warwick of a full-time or part-time course, in any year including first and final year students. Erasmus and exchange students are not eligible to apply.

If you are interested in developing a global research project, then please contact the Director of the Global History and Culture Centre ( for an informal conversation, or, if you prefer, contact any of the members of the centre who could supervise your research.

Applicants must get the support of academic supervisor and can apply for a URSS bursary to undertake their research project, either in the UK or abroad, for between 6-10 weeks.

Thu 05 Nov 2020, 16:46 | Tags: Award, Undergraduate

Fellows of the British Academy

We are *extremely* proud that TWO associates of the Warwick Global History and Culture Centre (one a current member, Rebecca Earle, and one a key former member, Gurminder Bhambra, have been elected as fellows of the British Academy.

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Tue 28 Jul 2020, 10:42 | Tags: Award, Fellowship

Keeping Cultures Connected during the Pandemic: a Concert Series

Maxine Berg has been awarded funding from the Connecting Cultures GRP ('Keeping Cultures Connected during the Pandemic') to support a digital concert series by the Oxford-based baroque orchestra, Instruments of Time and Truth.

Fri 29 May 2020, 08:09 | Tags: Award

NEH award for World History Commons

The NEH will be funding the establishment of 'World History Commons', an Open Educational Resource (OER) that will provide high quality, peer-reviewed resources for teaching and research in world and global history. World History Commons will introduce new humanities scholarship and pedagogy while preserving and enhancing widely-used resources from World History Matters and the Global History Reader, a collaboration between scholars at Monash University and from our own GHCC.

Sun 02 Sep 2018, 16:22 | Tags: Award

World History Association/Phi Alpha Theta Undergraduate Paper Prize

Congratulations to Emilia Antiglio has won the 2015 World History Association/Phi Alpha Theta Undergraduate Paper Prize with the essay 'The Diffusion of porcelaine des Indes in Eighteenth-Century France: from Lorient to Paris and beyond, 1720-1775'.

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Sat 28 Nov 2015, 12:57 | Tags: Award, Undergraduate

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