Each UConn department from the eligible pool of departments is invited to submit one nomination.Submission are due 21st of June.
Two CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards, each consisting of an award of $2,000 and a certificate of recognition, will be presented at the CGS Annual Meeting Awards Luncheon on December 5, 2019, in Nashville, TN. Reasonable travel expenses of award recipients will be covered. Only the winners and the nominating deans will benotified of the outcomes of the competition prior to the Awards Luncheon.
Selection Process: The Council of Graduate Schools will name an Award Committee whose members have established records in the disciplinary areas under consideration. Additional consultation may be sought at the discretion of the committee members. The nominated dissertations should represent original work making an unusually significantcontribution to the disciplines. Both methodological and substantive quality will be judged.