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2009 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards - open for submissions

Fri 7th Aug, 2009

Emerald and the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) would like to make you aware of the 2009 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards.

These Awards reward the best doctoral research projects in 12 different categories, each sponsored by an Emerald journal. Of particular interest to you might be the Information science category, sponsored by Journal of Documentation.

The Awards are open to those who have completed and satisfied examination requirements for a Doctoral award, or will do so, between 1 October 2006 and 1 October 2009, and have not applied previously for one of these Awards. The closing date for receipt of applications is 1 October 2009.

Award-winning entries will receive a cash prize of €1,500 (or currency equivalent), a certificate, a winners' logo to attach to correspondence and the prospect of an offer of publication in the sponsoring journal - either as a full paper or an executive summary - at the discretion of the Editor(s). In addition, a number of Highly Commended Awards will be bestowed.

For a list of all categories and details of how to apply please visit the webpage below: