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September 12th, 2019

The longlist for the £50, 000 Bailie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction, which celebrates the best in non-fiction writing, is announced today, Thursday 12 September. This year’s 12-strong longlist, made up of an impressive variety of texts, ranges from court room drama and racial politics in Casey Ep's Furious Hours, to a glimpse into the lawless and vast nature of the high seas in Ian Ubrina's The Outlaw Ocean. [...]


September 11th, 2019

Nominations for the 2020 Blavatnik National Awards are being accepted from September 25 through November 13, 2019. Established by the Blavatnik Family Foundation and independently administered by The New York Academy of Sciences in the United States, Israel and the United Kingdom, the Blavatnik Awards encourage outstanding scientists early in their careers to pursue the kinds of transformational research our world needs. [...]


September 10th, 2019

The Blavatnik Internship Program at CFR was established through a generous gift from the Blavatnik Family Foundation. The program provides paid internships to over one hundred interns each year. [...]