The University of Sheffield is offering 100 scholarships worth a total of £1million to widen access to postgraduate study.
The scholarships will each be worth £10,000 and will be available to students from under-represented groups and high achievers.
The scholarships are for students who meet at least one of the University’s widening participation criteria and/or students who achieve a first in their undergraduate degree. Students can choose to use the scholarship towards fees or living expenses.
An invention by doctors at the University of York and Addenbrooke's Hospital could revolutionise the way children's vision is tested. Their design tracks children's eye movements on a TV screen.
It could help prevent blindness by detecting early problems with peripheral vision caused by conditions such as brain tumours. Kidz eyez has already won an NHS innovation award and its inventors hope it could soon be arriving at a hospital near you.
The University of Sheffield has made Parliamentary history by offering a module that is accredited and co-taught by the House of Commons.
The module, as part of the Politics Department undergraduate degree, will teach about how policies affect the history and future of assemblies and legislatures around the world. Students will get a "behind the scenes" experience of the House of Commons next month.
Sheffield MP Paul Blomfield and students union chiefs have joined the growing call for a controversial student pub crawl in the city to be scrapped.
Carnage UK, was behind a notorious event which ended with Sheffield student Philip Laing in court for urinating on a war memorial. Their latest Pimps and Hoes pub crawl has been branded offensive.
A Sheffield student who achieved top grades says home education can work right up to A level.
Very few home-educated pupils continue to learn in this way past GCSEs.
But Eli Ingle, 19, achieved two A stars - in business studies and sociology - and has now found out he has an A in psychology.
He said he thought about going back to college for A-levels but he and his family had enjoyed his home education so much he wanted to carry on.
Mr Ingle, who is the grandson of well-known Sheffield boxing trainer Brendan Ingle, has been educated at home since the age of 13. His sister Niamh, 17, who has also been home-educated, got an A in sociology and a B in psychology.
Provisional results for York school sixth forms show that 28% of entries were awarded A star/A grades, which are higher than the national figure. Over 78% of entries were given a top grade of A star, A, B or C.
A level students at the Grammar School at Leeds are celebrating a record set of results with 99.9% of students gaining a pass at grades A* to E; 79% achieving passes at grades A* to B; and 55% at A* and A. Seventeen students achieved A* grades in three or more subjects.
Leeds Rhinos player Stevie Ward celebrates getting ABB in his A levels. He's going to France for a weekend match today so sadly won't be celebrating with his mates tonight
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