Master’s Student Conference Fee Waiver

Tea with the Sphinx
Master’s Student Conference Fee Waiver


As the TwtS team are committed to involving the widest spectrum of participants in the conference, the following two postgraduate conference fee waivers are available specifically for students on an MA (taught) or Mres course.

Recipients of a fee waiver are required to become actively engaged at and/or after the conference in the following ways:

  • Write a report of the conference for the Tea with the Sphinx website
    this report will be 2,000 words and will be required to encompass the atmosphere of the entire conference. (Due 30th September 2018)
  • Write a blog post or a Vlog, on a particular theme or subject which has taken the student’s particular interest during the course of the conference. This must be a maximum of 1,000 words. (Due 30th July 2018)
  • Live tweetingusing the appropriate hashtag during all three days of the conference.

How to Apply

Applications for the TwtS 2018 MA student fee waiver can be made by sending a brief CV and covering letter to
The letter should outline how attendance at the conference will be of benefit to the student, and a summary of key areas of interest and plans for future research.
The deadline for applications is February 19th 2018. Successful applicants will be notified by email by March 1st 2018.