Monica Cole Research Grant Program in Physical Geography

Each year applications for the Monica Cole Research Grant are accepted. The grant is intended to undergraduate or postgraduate student undertaking original fieldwork overseas in the field of physical geography. Applications are accepted by 18 January each year.

Program Description
Born in 1922, Monica Cole was a leader in the field of geo-botany. Her career spanned continents and decades. She held the position of Chair of Geography at Bedford College for many years. Shortly after her retirement in 1975, she received the RGS-IBG Murchison Medal for major contributions to the geography of South Africa and to the understanding of savannas. The Monica Cole Research Grant is given annually in her memory, to a physical geographer undertaking original fieldwork overseas.

Award Value
The Monica Cole Research Grant offers £1,000.

Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate and postgraduate in physical geography.

Place of Study
Overseas, outside the UK.

Eligibility and Criteria
The Monica Cole Research Grant is available for undergraduate or postgraduate student undertaking original fieldwork overseas.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no citizenship requirement.

Application Instruction
Please go to the link below to apply this Monica Cole Research Grant.

Submission Deadline
18 January each year.

Website and Application Link