The Oriental Ceramic Society, London, invites applications for the George de Menasce Research Grant. The grant of £1,000 is intended to promote new research in the field of Asian art and to support specialized studies. The successful candidate will be required to read a previously unpublished paper on his or her research results to the Society, of a level suitable for publication in the Society’s Transactions. Applicants are invited to send a research proposal (maximum 200 words) with a short CV (maximum 100 words) to the Society, to arrive no later than June 30th, 2014. The winning candidate will be informed by September 1st, 2014, and will be asked to lecture to the Society in December of 2015. Please send your application to Mary Painter at firstname.lastname@example.org.