Given the popularity and success of recent scholarships, we have decided to continue to divide the Anglo-Catalan Society Scholarship into a limited number of awards to encourage students interested in Catalan culture to attend the Annual Anglo-Catalan Society Conference.

Applicants will normally be present or recent students from British or Irish universities who would like to maintain and/or develop knowledge and understanding of Catalan culture, but it is also open to postgraduate students of other universities, provided that they are currently doing research in the field of Catalan Studies.

The award will comprise: membership of the Anglo-Catalan Society for one year (until January 2021), and a contribution towards the cost of conference and travel expenses. Payments will be made on production of bills and receipts further to the submission of a report (see point 6).

How to apply

Each applicant should provide the following information:

  1. Curriculum Vitae;
  2. One academic reference provided by either a member of their department or by a Catalan lector;
  3. A signed declaration to the effect that the applicant will attend the full conference and that the applicant will take responsibility for the rest of the funding.

Applications should be sent to Pedro Fernàndez (University College Cork) and Jordi Cornellà (University of Glasgow) at the following addresses: and

Successful candidates will be expected to submit a report on the Conference to Pedro Fernàndez before 31st December 2019. Bills and receipts should be sent to Dr Eva Bru (Bangor University) by the same date at the following address: Late submissions will not be accepted.

Closing date

The closing date for applications is 26th July 2019. Late applications will not be considered under any circumstances.