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Application deadline IIAS National Master's Thesis Prize 2016

Wanneer:za 01-10-2016 om 09:00
Waar:International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS)
IIAS thesis award

The International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) offers an annual award for the best master’s thesis in the broad field of Asian studies, written at a Dutch University.


1 October 2016, 9.00 am

The award

  • The honorary title of ‘Best Master’s Thesis’ in Asian studies
  • A maximum three month stipend to work at IIAS, in order to write a PhD project proposal or a research article
  • The master’s thesis should be in the broad field of Asian Studies in the humanities or social sciences
  • The thesis must have been written at a Dutch university
  • Only master’s theses which have been graded with an 8 or higher are eligible
  • The thesis must have been evaluated in the period 1 October 2015 - 30 September 2016
  • Both students and their supervisors can apply

Please submit four hard copies of the master’s thesis and a cover letter including the grade awarded and your contact details. Submissions should be sent to:

International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS)
P.O. Box 9500
2300 RA Leiden


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