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Financial support for research

Information and funding at the Faculty is managed by the Faculty Research Grants Administrator Rosie Snajdr. A document detailing answers to commonly asked questions in relation to funding applications by academics at the Faculty of Law is also available to download.

Yorke Fund
The Statutes and Ordinances of the University provide that the Northapmton Board of Law shall have power

  1. to award Studentships or Scholarships or make grants to any persons engaged in research in law;
  2. to make grants for the delivery of lectures;
  3. to make grants for the publication of works (in addition to assisting the author to publish a Prize essay under Regulation 7(c));
  4. to make grants for the promotion of any other undertaking connected with the study of law; and to attach to the award of any such Studentship, Scholarship, or grant such conditions as they may think fit.

Further details relating to applications to the Yorke Fund can be found by downloading the application form.

F.W. Maitland Memorial Fund
The Managers of the F.W. Maitland Memorial Fund make small grants, normally to members of the University, towards research expenses in the field of legal history. Applications may be made at any time. Further details are available from the Secretary to the Fund,

Research Grants (currently available)
The School of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences maintains a database of major sponsor’s funding opportunities. Consult the Faculty Research Grants Administrator for further queries or support.