The Awards are named after Augustus Jack Jenkinson (known as Jack) who was the first Principal of Bolton Institute of Technology, which opened in 1964.  He remained Principal until 1970.  He was previously Principal of Bolton Technical College, from 1951-64 and prior to that First Director of Bolton Training College, 1946 – 48.  This year, 17 projects have received funding of between £600 and £10,000 to pump prime innovative research. 

For more information regarding the Annual Jenkinson Awards, please visit the following link: Annual Jenkinson Awards.

Our Jenkinson’s Award recipients will give short presentations on their projects on 5th July.

For further information please see the Conference Programme & Book of Abstracts:

  • The TIRI Conference programme at a glance (p. 5), Jenkinson’s Award recipients (p. 8), abstracts p.40 – 45.