Upjohn Institute accepting submissions for 2022 Dissertation Award

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The W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research invites submissions for its 28th annual prize for the best Ph.D. dissertation on employment-related issues. The dissertation may come from any academic discipline, but it must have a substantial policy focus.

A first prize of $2,500 will be awarded. Up to two honorable mention awards of $1,000 may also be given.

Any person whose dissertation has been accepted during the 24-month period from July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022 is eligible for the 2022 prize. The deadline for submission is July 21, 2022.

Details are in the the 2022 Dissertation Award Announcement.

Broswe the complete list of award winners since 1995 and summaries of their dissertations.

Apply via the link on the Dissertation Awards page.


Date: April 21, 2022