Programmes & Competitions

 

ROKOS AWARDS (for science research internships)

  • Pembroke’s undergraduates studying STEM subjects are eligible to apply for the Rokos Awards, intended to support students looking to enhance their studies and scientific knowledge.

  • This opportunity is open to all non-finalist undergraduates studying Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Experimental Psychology, PPL, Mathematics, Physics, or Pre-clinical medicine.

  • Scholars and exhibitioners are encouraged to apply, while other students may apply with the support of their tutors.

  • The Rokos Awards meet the full cost of students undertaking academic summer internships in Oxford, including free accommodation in Pembroke (subject to availability, Aug-Sept only). Up to £1000 for academic expenses and £800 for personal expenses is available.

  • For more information about eligibility and how to apply click here.

  • The deadline for applications is 19th May 2017

READ 2016 ROKOS INTERNSHIP STUDENT REPORTS

'Eta Carinae' - from Rokos Internship Report by Dominic McGloughlin

 

TECHNOS INTERNATIONAL EVENT

For second year undergraduates

  • The prestigious Technos International event takes place annually at the end of Trinity Term.

  • Four 2nd year undergraduate students and a member of the teaching faculty spend two weeks in Japan at the invitation of the Tanaka Ikueikai Educational Trust.

  • The event aims to promote international exchange and understanding between the participants and the students and faculty of Technos International Colleges, as well as to offer the group the opportunity to experience and appreciate Japanese life and culture.

  • The costs of international and domestic transportation, accommodation and, to a limited extent, group meals in Japan will be met by Tanaka Ikueikai Educational Trust.

READ 2016 TECHNOS TRIP REPORTS

Contact academic.office@pmb.ox.ac.uk for more details.

Technos International Event 2016 - Photo by Dom Saad

 

Technos International Event 2016 - Photo by Lydie Sheehan

 

TRI-INNOVATE BUSINESS COMPETITION

For all undergraduate and graduate students

  • Tri-Innovate is a collaboration between Wolfson, Hertford and Pembroke Colleges.

  • The competition encourages applicants to develop and refine their entrepreneurial skills and business ideas before pitching them to a panel of judges, in front of an audience, for a prize and the opportunity of future mentoring.

Visit the Wolfson Innovate website for more information.

 

JCR ART FUND GEORGE JENKIN PRIZE

For undergraduate students

  • The Pembroke College JCR Art Fund Collection is dedicated to supporting student artists, especially those in the early stages of their career.

  • In Hilary Term, submissions are invited for the George Jenkin Prize, where entrants are tasked with illustrating a poem as chosen by our judges, who are Pembroke fellows.

  • Prizes are £100, £50 and £25 for first, second and third place respectively.

Contact jcr.artfund@pmb.ox.ac.uk for more details.

 

JCR ART FUND ARTS WEEK EXHIBITION PRIZES

For undergraduate students

  • During 'Arts Week' in Trinity Term each year, the JCR Art Fund Collection hosts an exhibition of student art work in the gallery.

  • This exhibition provides a platform for artists within the College who may or may not be studying art as their main subject.

  • The exhibition is judged by an external art expert and prizes are given to the best three works (£150, £100 and £75). 

Contact jcr.artfund@pmb.ox.ac.uk for more details.