Past Events

Study Abroad

Network Event

  • 9 November 2018
  • 4:30 – 6:00 pm
  • Open to members of the Doctoral Researchers Network
  • Teaching Room, Paul Mellon Centre

To discuss the benefits and challenges of studying abroad and to offer students practical advice on how to apply.  

Charles Cooper Henderson, 1803–1877, British, A Scene on the Road in France, 1835, Oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection This session offers an overview of the different schemes providing PhD students with opportunities to conduct their research abroad, including the AHRC International Placement Scheme, Leverhulme Study Abroad Grants, Yale Centre for British Art Visiting Scholar Awards, Erasmus, Terra Travel Grants, and fellowship programmes at international museums. Each speaker will deliver a short talk about their experience of studying abroad. Speakers will discuss the application process, the practicalities of studying abroad and the impact of the placement upon their research. There will be ample time for Q&A at the end of the session.

Speakers: Dr Melissa Gustin (Henry Moore Foundation), Amy Parrish (University of Nottingham) and Eleanor Jones (King’s College London)

The event is free to attend for DRN members but registration is required, please register for the event. If you register and then are unable to attend, please do let us know as space is limited.