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Aug. 2nd, 2007 | 09:30 am

matt, my very clever boyfriend, finished his BA in history this year with astoundingly good results all round (he got a first and prizes for the best dissertation, best student, best everything you could possibly think of) and he's doing a masters in october. he applied for 1+3 funding (for his masters year and 3 years of a PhD) from the research council, the open competition kind with only 100 places for everything related to economics and social stuff in the whole country. AND HE GOT IT! i am bursting with pride. he is such a legend. and this money will mean that he can just focus on his research and not have to worry. it will also mean that i can relax a little bit about finding enough supply work, at least temporarily.


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from: crunchcandy
date: Aug. 2nd, 2007 10:14 am (UTC)

So he got his forms in ok after all! Congratulations to both of you (because i'm sure he wouldn't do as well without you there!)

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from: tangerinecloud
date: Aug. 13th, 2007 09:08 pm (UTC)

congratulations! I hope you had some nice drinks and cake to celebrate

I'm over half way with the dissertation, and I have a job interview!

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from: intastellaburst
date: Aug. 14th, 2007 08:24 am (UTC)

wow, exciting! where's the job interview?

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