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BERA 2021 Undergraduate Award

This award is for recent graduates who have completed their undergraduate degree in a field related to educational research.

This award is for recent graduates who have completed their undergraduate degree in a field related to educational research.

Eligibility Criteria

  • This award is open to individuals who completed an undergraduate degree in education or a related subject during 2020 (that is, their degree was awarded between 1 January and 31 December 2020).

Prizes

  • £250
  • BERA Membership (If you are already a BERA member, you will be given a second year of membership)

Application Details

Application for the award should consist of

  1. A submitted nomination on the BERA website (Apply Now)
  2. Supporting documents
    1. A 600 word abstract of your  undergraduate dissertation
    2. The dissertation
    3. A headshot we can use on the BERA website

 After submitting your application please email these documents to membership@bera.ac.uk

Judging

Nominations will be scored by the BERA Early Career Researcher Network judging panel. The panel’s judgement will be framed by the following criteria:

  • Research quality (including rigour, transparency and validity)
  • Novelty of research area
  • Methodological originality
  • Significant conceptual or theoretical contribution
  • Potential impact of research (for practitioners, policy-makers and other research users such as children and young people)

Closing date: 26 June, 2021

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