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SRS 2017 Graduate Student Essay Prize



Deadline: July 1, 2017

The Society for Romanian Studies is pleased to announce the Ninth Annual Graduate Student Essay Prize competition for an outstanding unpublished essay or thesis chapter written in English by a graduate student in any social science or humanities discipline on a Romanian subject. The 2017 prize, consisting of $300, will be presented at the ASEEES National Convention in Chicago. The competition is open to current M.A. and doctoral students or to those who defended dissertations in the academic year 2016-2017. If the essay is a seminar paper, it must have been written in 2016-2017. If the essay is a dissertation chapter, it should be accompanied by the dissertation abstract and table of contents. Essays/chapters should be between 25 and 50 pages double spaced, including reference matter. Expanded versions of conference papers are also acceptable if accompanied by a description of the panel and the candidate’s conference paper proposal. Candidates should clearly indicate the format of the essay submitted. If you have questions, contact the chair of the committee, Dr. Chris Davis at R.Chris.Davis@LoneStar.edu.

Please send electronically a copy of the essay and an updated CV to each of the four members of the Prize Committee below. Submissions must be sent no later than July 1, 2017.


Prof. R. Chris Davis (chair)
Department of History and Humanities
Lone Star College – Kingwood
Kingwood, TX, USA



Diane Vancea (economics@ovidius-university.net),

Valentina Glajar (vg10@txstate.edu),

Ronald King (rking@mail.sdsu.edu).



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