PhD Essay Prize

PhD Essay Prize


CACSSS doctoral students are invited to submit an essay.  The winner will receive €250 in prize money.  Submission deadline for 2017/2018 has now passed.

Submissions should be MAXIMUM 5,000 words long including footnotes/endnotes but excluding the bibliography and can consist of either an extract from the PhD student's thesis (adapted so that it works as a separate piece) or an independent paper. Essays should not have already been submitted elsewhere for publication. 

Essays must be formatted as follows: 12 point, Times New Roman, double-spaced with page number. A cover page should include your name, student number, contact details and the School where you are registered.

The CACSSS Graduate Studies Executive will review all submissions and will award the prize, should an essay of sufficient calibre be deemed worthy of the award. 

Essays should be submitted by email only to
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