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News from the Heritage & Education Centre.

BEJ Freedom listing
Barbara Jones awarded the Freedom of the City of London
Published: 20 Mar 19

HEC's Curator of Maritime History & Heritage received the award to to mark 100 years of female suffrage.

Barbara Jones
Chapman, Thomas - cropped
Four PhD Scholarships in Maritime History Appointments
Published: 18 Sep 18

We are excited to announce the two PhD candidates that have been awarded the Thomas Chapman Scholarships.

1851 Trust Next Generation Roadshow
Published: 18 Sep 18

In 2018, the Lloyd's Register Foundation funded a roadshow at the 1851 Trust that encouraged schools across the country to engage with STEM based subjects by teaching them about the America's Cup yacht races.

Lloyd's Register Foundation Public Curator: Contemporary Maritime at Royal Museums Greenwich
Published: 18 Jul 18

The Lloyd's Register Foundation are funding a public curator of contemporary maritime at Royal Museums Greenwich.

Thomas Chapman
Four PhD Scholarships in Maritime History
Published: 05 Jun 18

The University of Hull, in collaboration with Lloyd’s Register Foundation and the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History, is offering four full-time UK/EU PhD Scholarships in the cultural and technical dimensions of 19th and 20th century shipping, fisheries and trade.