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Support to enable researchers at the start of their careers to attend the International John Owen Convention, June 2024


The International John Owen Convention,
24-26 June 2024, Union Theological College, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Academic Conference: New Directions in John Owen Studies (24-25 June 2024)
General Conference: John Owen: Theology for Life and Ministry (26 June 2024)

This is a two-part convention: a two-day academic conference geared to scholars working in a variety of disciplines complemented by a one-day conference exploring the relevance of Owen studies for the contemporary church.

We are pleased to be able to offer a number of scholarships to help early career researchers and scholars living outside Northern Ireland attend the conference. 

These scholarships provide the following:

Single-room accommodation for up to five nights (Saturday night 22 June to Thursday morning 27 June) in Derryvolgie Hall (a ten-minute walk from the College)

Continental breakfast in Union College dining room

All conference fees, including lunch and breaks 

Conference dinner

In order to be eligible for consideration you must satisfy the following criteria:  

Be within three years of the award of your doctorate

Be engaged in either academic or pastoral work

Not normally be resident in Northern Ireland


In order to apply you need to:

Submit a CV via your institutional email address to johnowen@union.ac.uk

Applications must be submitted by 15 March 2024 and, if successful, you will be informed by 22 March 2024.

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