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Ubbo Emmius Fund BA Thesis Award in East Asian Studies

UEF Thesis Award

Submit your thesis for the Ubbo Emmius Fund BA Thesis Award in East Asian Studies 2016 and win €888!*

Criteria for participation:

  • the subject of the thesis must be focusing on contemporary East Asia and/or East Asian Studies;
  • the thesis was completed between 1 July 2015 and 30 September 2016 at the University of Groningen;
  • the thesis’ grade is 8 or higher;
  • the thesis is of outstanding quality;
  • the thesis is written in proficient English or Dutch;
  • the thesis must have a multi disciplinary character or approach;
  • it is the first time that the author participates in the “East Asian Studies” thesis competition;
  • the thesis may be used for educational activities of the Centre for East Asian Studies Groningen (CEASG) and related communication.

Additional criteria

  • the winner of this award is required to submit a blog entry for the website of CEASG;
  • the selection for this thesis award requires the submission of three or more theses.

Application procedure of one hardcopy and one soft copy:

  • deadline 30 September 2016
  • the full thesis (anonymous/no reference to author in thesis)
  • proof of sufficient rate (grade: ≥ 8)

Address for submission of one hardcopy and one soft copy:

  • Email softcopy: ; subject line: Thesis Award in East Asian Studies 2016
  • Hardcopy:

    University of Groningen
    CEASG Office
    Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26,
    9712 EK Groningen, The Netherlands

    Building 1315, room 0208 and 0215


  • Representative of Ubbo Emmius Fund: Tjalling Halbertsma (CEASG Director International)
  • Representative of East Asian Studies: Janny de Jong (MAs EAS Director of Studies)
  • Rotating Representative of International Relations or Globalization Studies Groningen: TBC

Contact and more information:

Tjalling Halbertsma
CEASG Director International

*Did you know in Asian culture the number 8 is considered to be one of the luckiest numbers?

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