Ariosto, the Orlando Furioso and English Culture, 1516-2016: Application for a SRS Bursary

Funded by the Society for Renaissance Studies and the Engish Association, this conference is able to offer a limited number of bursaries of up to £100 as a contribution towards conference expenses for the delegate. Applications for a bursary should be sent to and must be received by March 1st 2016.


To apply for a bursary please complete the downloadable form and return together with

  • a brief (1 page) curriculum vitae
  • a covering letter (no more than one side of A4) detailing the reasons why the bursary is being sought
  • a letter of support from your doctoral supervisor or a senior colleague


Please note: bursaries are available only for registered PhD candidates, and early career/post-doctoral researchers with no access to institutional funding. They are designed to assist with the costs of attending the conference in London and may be awarded on a competitive basis. Bursary holders are expected to attend the whole 2-day conference and may be asked to write a short report on the conference for publication by the Society for Renaissance Studies.