Watt Prize

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The Watt Prize was instituted in 1808 by James Watt, the engineer and inventor who had worked as an instrument maker at the University. The annual prize of £10 was to be awarded for the best essay on a subject connected with Science or the Liberal Arts.


Watt Prize
Award Type: Prizes
Year Founded: 1808
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Record last updated: 12th Aug 2015

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