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Support for research - UWIN Best Paper Award

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30 November 2013 - In cooperation with UniCredit Women’s International Network (UWIN), UniCredit & Universities Foundation is launching the fourth UWIN Best Paper Award, aimed at all young economists and researchers from the 17 countries  in which UniCredit operates.

The prizes will be awarded to two outstanding papers on gender economics. The two best papers will receive €5,000 gross each and will be published in the Working Paper series of the Foundation.

The competition is open to all young researchers from the UniCredit area who meet the following requirements:
1. They must be either citizens of one of the 17 countries where UniCredit operates or currently employed or enrolled in a Ph.D. programme at a university or institution located in any of these 17 countries
2. and be born after 1978

Papers as well as all the accompanying documents must be written in English and must be submitted in PDF format using the application online. Submission deadline is 30 April 2014.
The selection process will be conducted by an ad-hoc commission comprising external experts/academic representatives (please refer to the announcement for details on the composition of the committee) appointed by the Foundation’s Scientific Committee.
Winners will be notified by 31 May 2014.

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