If you're a research student, you can nominate yourself for the prize using the nomination form. To be eligible for the prize, you can be at any stage of your postgraduate studies. Those who have completed their thesis within the 12 months leading up to the deadline for nominations are also eligible.
The Committee scores against the following criteria with equal weighting:
- Section 1: Presentation and strength of the case
- Section 1: Original contribution to research
- Section 2: Assessment
- Section 1&2: Academic quality and key results
- Section 1&2: Other criteria
You will need to give details of your research work in terms that can be understood by a non-specialist reader. Your submission will be sent to your Head of Department, or Head of Division in the School of Management, for shortlisting.
Nominations for the 2024 prize are now open. The deadline for submitting your form to your Head of Department or Head of Division is midday Friday 15 March 2024. The deadline for Heads of Departments to submit their shortlist for Committee consideration is midday Friday 22 March 2024.