Recent beneficiaries of the AMC-administered awards are detailed below.
|Ailie Donald Prize|
|The Angus McIntosh Prize|
|2020/2021||This year's prize went to Katie Goddard. Her thesis was also awarded one of this year's LAGB Outstanding Undergraduate Dissertation in Linguistics prizes. |
Amazing work, Katie!
|2019/2020||The prize was co-awarded to Yuqi Qin for his dissertation "Preparatory Tongue Movement for the Articulation of the Word ‘yeah’" and to Hannah Fern for "The Impact of Autism-Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Cognitive Deficits and Abilities on Perspective-Taking and Pragmatic Reasoning during Referential Communication"|
Congratulation to both!
|2018/2019||The prize was co-awarded to Rebecka Elm for her outstanding dissertation "The diachronic development of substitutive ᴅᴏ in Old to Middle French and Middle English: A comparative study using parsed corpora".|
Rebecka's work also received the LAGB Outstanding Undergraduate Dissertation Prize
Well done, Rebecka!
|2018/2019||The prize was co-awarded to Nina Markl for her excellent dissertation, entitled "“It’s just a different kind of life up there. Like, they’re nice but it’s not [hom].” A sociophonetic study of FACE and GOAT in Leith."|
|2017/2018||The prize was awarded to Alex Kalomoiros for his outstanding dissertation entitled "A Semantic Analysis of the Inclusive Plural in English".|
|2016/2017||The 2016/17 Angus McIntosh Prize was awarded to Rose Woolhouse.|
Her dissertation was on "Pragmatics, Prosody and Pronoun Interpretations in L1 and L2 Speakers of English".
|2015/2016||The receipient of the 2015/16 Angus McIntosh Prize for the best Honours dissertation in Linguistics and English Language is Ms. Meira Kalasegaran.|
The title of the successful paper is 'Cross-linguistic influence in simultaneous bilingual acquisition of tense: the effects of Chinese and Tamil'
Well done, Meira!
|2014/2015||The winner of the inaugural Prize is Asha Stewart. Her prize-winning dissertation, entitled 'Accounting for the emergence of referentiality from musical protolanguage: a role for cultural evolution', can be accessed here.|
Congratulations to Asha for this truly outstanding piece of scholarship.
|The Patterson Prize|
|The Derek Britton Scholarship (now closed)|
|The Ailie Donald Msc. Scholarship|
|The McIntosh-Patterson PhD Studentship|
|2021-2024||The third 'Mac-Pat' scholar is Ina Mangold. |
Find out more about her and her project here.
|2019/2022||The second beneficiary is Sarah van Eyndhoven. |
Find more information on her background and project here.
|2015/2018||The first studentship was awarded to Jade Sandsted. |
Find more information on his background and project here.