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Student

A person working toward an educational qualification, especially but not necessarily a degree. For example, one may be studying for a bachelor's degree in engineering or a professional certification as an electrician. Students often finance their studies with loans and grants. These loans may be treated favorably for tax purposes.
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Division D developed directly from the studentship scheme.
The awards began as the Edward Fisher Travelling Studentship, which was set up in 1911 with an investment of pounds 3,000 by philanthropist Fisher.
BIRMINGHAM City University has announced it is offering a number of Masters and Doctoral studentships in design and fine art.
CONSTRUCTION students at Edinburgh's Telford College are building a better future for themselves - thanks to the launch of a new Bellway Homes Studentship Award.
Emily Patterson and Laura Wyles have won awards for progress and hard work, and the studentship award has gone to Les Bell, a mature student, who ran his own business as a mechanical engineer.
I was the first schoolboy in council school education to stay at school until the age of 15 and it gave me a five-year studentship to Liverpool School of Art.
This news follows a recent announcement that New Visual will sponsor a studentship for a researcher at the institution.
Ms Rahman, 27, said:"I feel honoured to have been awarded the studentship for my PhD.
The other winners were: Media Achievement Award sponsored by Codemasters: Goshul Rathod HPL Prototypes Design & Model Making Awards sponsored by HPL Prototypes: First - Luca Frondella Second - Jamie Pearson Performing Arts Outstanding Achievement Award sponsored by Storm Entertainments: Lori-Lanie Shanks and Mirie-Marie Shanks NADFAS Foundation Award sponsored by Royal Leamington Spa Decorative and Fine Arts Society: Matthew Caldwell Studentship Awards: Philippa Brown and Sue Wightman Furniture Crafts - Paul Roden Trophy: Terry Aldersley Music Achievement Award: Hannah Thornicroft
Richard, who graduated from Northumbria with a First-Class honours degree in applied sport and exercise science in 2009, was selected for the PhD studentship from more than 140 candidates from across the country.
The role of ICMR's short training studentship (STS) programme in providing leadership to undergraduate research needs applaud.
The North East Studentship (NESt) funds postgraduate students to work with companies on projects while they are studying at one of the region's universities.

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