Mullo Weir Travel Award


To enable students of Theology and Religious Studies whose academic studies are specifically related to the language, history, archaeology, literature or cultures of the Middle East to travel to the Middle East with a view to advancing their studies. 

Eligibility criteria: This award is limited to postgraduate taught and research students who need to travel to the Middle East for their studies. 

This award is available for applicants holding an offer and currently registered students. To be considered for this award, the University must already have received your application and accepted you - conditionally or unconditionally - by the application deadline.

Priority may be given to applicants whose research project aligns with the subject area's research expertise.

Eligible countries/regions


    Number of awards: 1

    Value of award: Maximum available is £1,250

    Duration of funding: Limited to one research trip

    Funding available from: 1 September 2019

    How to apply

    Application procedure for OFFER HOLDERS: Complete the online application form.

    Application procedure for CURRENT STUDENTS: Complete the online application form, then email the following documents to with a subject line of "YOUR GUID - TRS Mullo Weir Travel Award":

    • Statement of study progress thus far and how this award will help your studies
    • Academic reference / supervisor recommendation

    Deadline for applications: 12:00pm, 13 June 2020

    Contact details for queries: Scott Spurlock, Head of Subject