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9 Mar 2018 |
For 2018 we awarded 150 Churchill Fellows and funded them to travel the world in search of new solutions for the UK's challenges. Here is the full list of Fellows...
5 Mar 2018 |
We are extremely sad to hear of the death of Sir Roger Bannister, renowned athlete and neurologist. He served as a WCMT Advisory Council member between 1988 and 2006,...
19 Feb 2018 |
We will announce our 2018 Churchill Fellows on Friday 9 March.
By Callum Lynch | 16 Feb 2018 |
Today Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland, announced the award of a prestigious Churchill Fellowship to Glasgow-based Callum Lynch, 22, who was brought up in care.
By Alan Tuckett | 13 Feb 2018 |
Congratulations to Churchill Fellow Alan Tuckett, who has been awarded a knighthood in the Queen’s New Year honours list for services to adult learning.
By Amy Varle | 29 Jan 2018 |
Amy Varle, a housing consultant from Bury, will lead the creation of a flagship centre for homeless people in Manchester, drawing on research she conducted in the USA in...
By Sam Bamkin | 29 Jan 2018 |
Churchill Fellow Sam Bamkin has been awarded a Japanese Government Scholarship 2018 to conduct further research into moral education reforms in Japan. The proposed study...
Profile: Disentangling a whale of a problem - lessons from North America for protecting marine mammalsBy Ellie MacLennan | 14 Dec 2017 |
More can be done in the UK to prevent marine mammals from dying as a result of entanglement in fishing gear, according to Ellie MacLennan, a Marine Conservation...
By Andrew Rowland | 13 Dec 2017 |
A Cambodian charity for vulnerable children and young people has received a new health facility from a charity set up by Churchill Fellow Professor Andrew Rowland, who...
By Anthony Whitten | 13 Dec 2017 |
We are extremely sad to hear of the death in November 2017 of world-renowned conservationist and ecologist Tony Whitten. Tony was awarded a Churchill Fellowship in 1971,...