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Support for research - Best PhD Thesis Award
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1 October, 2013 - UniCredit & Universities Foundation is launching the Best PhD Thesis Award competition for the fourth time to award two outstanding doctoral dissertations in Economics or Finance. The competition is aimed at all young PhD graduates from all countries within the geographical area of UniCredit's operations.
The two best dissertations will receive € 5,000 gross each and will be published on the Working Paper series of the Foundation.
To apply, candidates must: (1) be citizens of any country where UniCredit is present, (2) have completed a PhD in economics, finance, political or social sciences at any accredited European or non-European university.
PhD dissertations must be written in English and their examination must have taken place within the 18-month period previous to 15 September 2013 (i.e. between 15 March 2012 and 15 September 2013).
Candidates may apply online, using the application available on this website. Documentation accompanying the application must be submitted online in PDF format and be written in English. Applications must be received by the final deadline of March 15, 2014. Winners will be notified by 30 April 2014.
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