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Deadline Extended! ISA Dissertation Award Nominations Due January 5th

  • 1.  Deadline Extended! ISA Dissertation Award Nominations Due January 5th

    Posted 12-13-2019 13:40
    Deadline Extended! The nominations for the 2019 Dissertation Award have been extended to January 5, 2020. With the holidays, university finals, and just busy schedules we know this time of year can be hard on many of us, so we wanted to provide a bit more time to get those nominations in. So enjoy your time with family and friends and return fresh after the New Year and submit your nominations by January 5th!

    The Industry Studies Association (ISA) is pleased to invite nominations for its 2019 Annual Dissertation Award competition. The goal of the award is to recognize and reward outstanding doctoral research in the area of industry studies. The award is accompanied by a $500 honorarium for first prize and a $250 honorarium for second prize. The award winner will be invited to attend the 2020 Industry Studies Association conference held in Boston, MA.

    For more information about the award, please visit:

    Nominations are due by January 5, 2020, but can be submitted at any time. At the time of the nomination, a nomination letter, an extended abstract, and a CV will be required. Nominations can be submitted here: Dissertation Award Nomination Form

    To be eligible for the competition, candidates must have completed a doctoral dissertation in economics, management, engineering, political science, sociology, or in a related or interdisciplinary field between September 1, 2018, and August 31, 2019. Candidates must have successfully defended their dissertations and received the final approval and all required sign-offs on their dissertation document by the August 31, 2019 date.

    We hope you consider nominating a promising recent graduate for this award!

    John Helveston, The George Washington University
    ECDC Dissertation Award Chair