The Rowan and Jane Williams Bursary Fund
Magdalene College is delighted to announce the launch of The Rowan and Jane Williams Bursary Fund in honour of the Master and Lady Williams to mark their wonderful contribution to the College.
The fund will endow, in perpetuity, up to three annual bursaries for Magdalene undergraduates up to a value of £5,000 per annum per bursary and it is hoped that the first of these bursaries will be awarded in Michaelmas 2020.
The Master and Lady Williams passionately believe no one should be put off or prevented from fulfilling their academic potential because of financial constraints. The College has long been committed to the principle of ‘needs blind admission’ and that no suitably qualified UK student should be deterred from applying to Magdalene due to financial concerns.
In recognition of Dr Williams’s home country and the College’s close connection with Wales given our continued outreach and access work in collaboration with the Welsh Government Seren Network, one of the bursaries will be awarded to a student from Wales where possible.
In the final academic year of the Master’s tenure, donations in support of undergraduate bursaries, one of the four objectives of the Future foundations Campaign, can be directed to The Rowan and Jane Williams Bursary Fund.
All gifts from Members who have not previously made a charitable gift to Magdalene or the University will be eligible for matched funding from the Harding Challenge Fund.
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