Michael Ventris Award

On 1 February 2020 applications are due for the Michael Ventris Award for Mycenaean Studies for 2020 (up to £3000), to be awarded to a junior scholar who has obtained a doctorate within the past eight years in the field of Mycenaean civilization or kindred subjects, to promote research in (1) Linear B and other Bronze Age scripts of the Aegean and Cyprus and their historical and cultural connections, or (2) all other aspects of the Bronze Age of the Aegean and Cyprus. Applications (6 pages maximum) should be sent by email, ideally as a PDF attachment to the Classics Manager, Valerie James (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). Further information, including detailed application instructions, is available at

Access to Nestor is provided by the Department of Classics at the University of Cincinnati