Intercalated Degree


About the Grant

An annual sum to support up to ten intercalating degree students (either BSc or MRes/MSc)

The grant will cover the cost of university fees of up to £9,000, £4500.00 stipend & £1500.00 consumables


Who is eligible?


Medical, dental or veterinary undergraduates who are members of the Society based in UK &/or Ireland


Deadline Date

31 March - Extended to 7 April - for students entering pathology courses, or generic courses where a project in pathology is already guaranteed

01 October - for students entering generic courses, where projects are only allocated at the beginning of the academic year.  Students may apply in advance of project allocation ,but if the allocated project does not have a major component of pathology, the award will be withdrawn


How do I apply? 

7 April - apply

01 October - apply

Please upload Part B

Please read the full terms and conditions before applying

Scoring Criteria


Undergraduate membership, if you wish to apply please click here


Projects funded from the Intercalated Degree in 2019

MSc By Research Cancer and Genomic Sciences Georgios Solomou, University of Birmingham

HPV + Oral Epithelial Dysplasia: A New Clinical Entity? Aisha Dowlut, Newcastle University Biosciences Institute

A Cross-Sectional Study on Enteric Disease Agents in UK Deer: Preliminary Report Samuel Pearce, University of Bristol

Clinicopathological Relationships in Motor Neuron Disease Charlotte Dawson, University of Sheffield

Does Diabetes Promote Metabilic Thrombosis Hawwa Iqbal, University of Leeds

Completing a Masters in Research during Covid-19 Anna NIcholls University of Leeds

 Investigating metabolic reprogamming by GR and LXR in triple negastive breast cancer Anna Nicholls University of Leeds

Investigating Combined Therapy to Treat Triple Negative Breast Cancer Amber Matkowski, University of Manchester

Projects funded from the Intercalated Degree in 2018

Intertumoural and intratumoural heterogeneity in the structure of the neurovascular unit in glioma - Shivank Keni, University of Edinburgh 

Evaluation of the relationship between tumour LINE1 expression status and  immune microenvironment in the context of hepatocellular carcinoma - Hannah Huet, Newcastle University

Dystrobrevin Knock-out Mice : A New Model for the Study of Vascular Dementia - James Lyles, University of Southampton

The role of Light-Sheet microscopy in understanding early (PT1/2) colorectal cancer development - Harriet McCance, University of Leeds


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