2015 Early Career Research Award and Dissertation Award Announcements

The Institute has just released the details on it 2015 Early Career Research Award (ECRA) and 2015 Dissertation Award programs.

The ECRA program is designed to provide resources to junior faculty (untenured and within six years of having earned a PhD) to carry out policy-related research on labor market issues. The deadline to apply is February 2, 2015.

The Institute invites submissions for its annual prize for the best PhD dissertation on employment-related issues. A first prize of $2,500 is being offered. Up to two honorable mention awards of $1,000 may also be given. The deadline to apply is July 6, 2015.

Details, including downloadable announcements for both programs, are available here.


Date: November 6, 2014