Obituary: Michael Harverson [1937-2017]

Obituary: Michael Harverson [1937-2017]

It was with great sadness that we learned of the death of Michael Harverson.   Professor David Morgan, Honorary Vice President of BIPS, writes: Michael Harverson, a member of BIPS for many years, died on 2 March 2017. He was born in 1937, and spent his official career...
Membership Renewals for 2017

Membership Renewals for 2017

We are now collecting membership subscriptions for 2017 and hope you would like to become a member or renew your existing subscription. Membership is open to all and we welcome new members.  Our members support the Institute’s work and to contribute to our efforts to...
Annual Report & Accounts 2015-16 Published

Annual Report & Accounts 2015-16 Published

The British Institute of Persian Studies is pleased to publish its Annual Report & Accounts 2015-16.   This will be formally adopted at the Annual General Meeting to be held on Wednesday 30 November 2016.   The Report summarizes BIPS’s work over the last...
Professor Carole Hillenbrand OBE FBA

Professor Carole Hillenbrand OBE FBA

The British Institute of Persian Studies is pleased to congratulate Professor Carole Hillenbrand (Universities of Edinburgh and St Andrews) on her recently being awarded the Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Transcultural Understanding by the British Academy.  The award was...
BIPS Grants – Extended Deadline – 7 Oct 2016

BIPS Grants – Extended Deadline – 7 Oct 2016

We have been experiencing technical problems with our website.   The Grants application deadline is now extended until FRIDAY 7 OCTOBER 2016 @ 18.00 UK Time.   This will allow applicants extra time to consult our website and download the form.   Please remember to...