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Ubbo Emmius Fund MA Thesis Award in East Asian Studies 2015

10 May 2015

Apply now for the Ubbo Emmius Fund MA Thesis Award in East Asian Studies 2015 and win €888!*
Application deadline: 15 September 2015

Criteria for participation:

  • the subject of the thesis must be focusing on contemporary East Asia and/or East Asian Studies;
  • the author is attending or has attended a Master’s programme at the University of Groningen;
  • the thesis was completed between 1 July 2014 and 1 September 2015;
  • 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.

Application procedure of one hardcopy and one soft copy:

  • 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: ceasg ; subject line: Thesis Award in East Asian Studies 2015
  • 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
  • NB: in case of an insufficient number of submissions the jury may decide not to grant the thesis award

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?

UEF thesis award in East Asian Studies 2015
UEF thesis award in East Asian Studies 2015
Last modified:31 August 2015 08.58 a.m.

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