Why should you participate?• You get to share your research and expand your network;• You get recognition for your work from an expert jury;• The winner receives a cash prize of €250!
Who is the IDleaks Thesis Award for?We welcome all master’s theses about communication (in the broadest sense) on development issues in the Global South, in any discipline or area of knowledge, including humanitarian communication, discourses of international development, the use of stereotypes of 'developing' countries and peoples, or on any other topic related to both communication and the Global South.
This award particularly appreciates those theses that provide a critical perspective on humanitarian communication or the (discursive) representation of the Global South more generally.
What are the requirements?To be eligible, your thesis must have been: • completed between January 1st 2018 and April 1st 2019;• written at a university or other academic institution in the Netherlands or Belgium;• graded 7,5 or higher;• written in either Dutch or English;
How is your thesis going to be assessed?Your thesis will be reviewed by an expert jury. They will assess your thesis on the following criteria: • Academic quality and originality.• Societal relevance and urgency. • Writing style and structure of the thesis.
How can you apply?To enter the competition, please fill in the registration form below and send a digital copy of your thesis to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 1, 2019, mentioning ‘IDleaks Thesis Award 2019’. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: JULY 1, 2019 (EXTENDED DEADLINE). The award ceremony will take place on Thursday November 21, 2019, at CREA in Amsterdam. For any remaining questions, please contact email@example.com.
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