MAR 99] COVENTRY UNIVERSITY PRESS RELEASE
Coventry And Leamington Students Benefit From BursariesStudents from Coventry and Leamington Spa are among the latest
recipients of bursaries from Coventry University's Arts and Sports Bursaries Panel.
Josephine Burns, of Allesley Old Road,
Coventry, and a student at Coventry University Performing Arts, receives £300. The award
will enable Josephine to take part in Manchester Youth Theatre's 1999 Production Season.
Places with the Theatre are limited and Josephine was awarded her place following her
Fellow performing arts student, Natasha Springer
of Halford Lane, Keresley, has also been awarded £300. This will enable her to attend the
week-long Anglia Summer School in London, where she will develop her performance skills,
including music, singing and dancing - as well as production techniques.
Archer and engineering student James Folkard,
of Kingland Drive Leamington Spa, has been awarded £250, which he will use towards the
purchase of replacement bow limbs and a new sight. James has represented the University at
national level, and is the former Warwickshire County and West Midlands Regional Indoor
U18 Junior Champion.
Other recipients of awards are:
- Sport Science student James Cathcart -
£150 - Rugby League
- Sport Science student Mark Skimming - £250
- Engineering student Gregory Hookings -
£150 - Swimming
Coventry University awards bursaries to its students under
the scheme to encourage them in their chosen field of artistic and sporting excellence
during their time at university.
Cyrrhian Macrae or Floyd Jebson 01203 838352