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2023 BERA Masters Dissertation and Doctoral Thesis Awards Now Open

Every year BERA recognises academic excellence and rigour in research by a doctoral and masters student. This underscores our commitment to foster engagement with educational research, build capacity for carrying out educational research and advance quality of educational research.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant should be a fully paid up member of BERA at the time of nominations.
  • The institution at which the student submitted their dissertation or thesis should have confirmed the degree awarded by 31st December 2022; i.e this award is awarded to education students who have completed their doctorate in the previous year (2022).


  • £500
  • Complimentary registration at BERA Conference 2023.
  • Your research presented as a BERA Blog


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