Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8PhD Scholarships 6 The support of donors like you is already supporting a diverse group of PhD students: •  Jeanine Williams is examining air quality in confined spaces, to ensure maintenance workers on underground networks are not put at risk by diesel emissions; •  A newspaper article on the difficulties of living with incontinence inspired a donor to fund research by Montu Basak into a new generation of wearable hygiene products which combat the smell – and social withdrawal – of sufferers; •  Sam Burton is examining how poet and dramatist John Dryden responded to the question of urban modernity in 17th Century London; •  German postgraduate Nele Warmke is researching the link between cardiovascular disease and diabetes, funded by donations to the Footsteps Fund; •  A legacy is supporting research by Malawian student Zindaba Chisiza into the use of theatre to raise awareness of HIV-Aids in his home country. This is just a handful of examples of how your gifts are supporting postgraduate research. In every faculty of the University, PhD students are working on research which has only been made possible through the support of our donors, work which is creating new knowledge and changing the way we see the world.