Student Travel Award 2018

Student Travel Award 2018

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The winners of the Student Travel Award 2018 were Alice White (Homerton 2017) and Jessica Grynfeld (Fitzwilliam 2017). Read about their trips below.

This was the first year in which award winners could travel beyond Europe.

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Alice White

Homerton 2017, PhD Clinical Neurosciences

Read about Alice's trip
Trip report

Alumni profiles
Alice interviewed numerous alumni on her travels and published their profiles

Dates of travel
Monday 16 July to Friday 14 September 2018

Alice visited Alumni Groups in Los Angeles, Sydney and Auckland

Before travelling, Alice said:
“I believe these groups will allow me to make meaningful connections that I can maintain long after the travel award ends."

Why apply for an award?
Read Alice's testimonial

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Jessica Grynfeld

Fitzwilliam 2017, English Tripos

Read about Jess's trip

Dates of travel
Monday 10 to Sunday 30 September 2018

Jessica visited Alumni Groups in Canada

Before travelling, Jessica said:
"I would love the opportunity to publicise the incredible resource that alumni groups present, as well as to experience for myself the benefits of meeting and sharing in the wisdom of graduates."

Useful documents