March 25, 2021
CLACS Announces 2021 Dissertation Prize
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) is accepting submissions for the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Dissertation Prize. The prize will be awarded to the best dissertation in the area of Latin American and Caribbean Studies written by a current Brown University graduate student from any discipline who will defend and submit the PhD dissertation by April 30, 2021.
Nominations (to be submitted by the student’s dissertation advisor) are due by 5 p.m. EST on May 1, 2021.
The application must include:
A nominating letter from the dissertation advisor including a brief description of the dissertation.
A copy of the finalized and complete version of the PhD dissertation in pdf format.
An abstract of no more than 400 words in pdf format.
The CLACS Dissertation Prize carries with it an award of $500, which may be paid to the student as a prize or reimbursed against research costs.
Submissions may be sent to Kate Goldman (firstname.lastname@example.org).