Awards available in the area of International Development Awards available in the area of International Development

Prize for the Best Undergraduate Dissertation

This annual prize of £100 is awarded for the best undergraduate dissertation submitted.

Rules

A prize shall be awarded annually in the School of Development Studies as follows:

  1. One annual prize to the total value of £100 for the best Undergraduate dissertation submitted.
  2. The prizes shall be awarded by the appropriate Final Board of Examiners.

 

Previous Awards

2017/18 - Kara Sheppard

2016/17 - Amy Woodward & Naira Dehmel

2015/16 - John Samuel

2014/15 - Frances Salvoni

2013/14 - Samuel Wozniak

2012/13 - Clarissa Baerenfaenger

2011/12  - Felix Cowie

2010/11 - Emma Febry

2009/10 - Daniel Wroe & Emil Dauncey

1996/97 - Sam Jermy & Sergio Rosendo

£100


Prize for Best Overall Performance in the Undergraduate Final Assessment

This annual prize of £100 is awarded for the best overall performance in the Undergraduate Final Assessment.

 Rules

A prize shall be awarded annually in the School of Development Studies as follows:

  1. One annual prize to the total value of £100 for the best overall performance in the Undergraduate Final Assessment.
  2. The prizes shall be awarded by the appropriate Final Board of Examiners.

 

Previous Awards

2017/18 - Kara Sheppard

2016/17 - Naira Dehmel

2015/16 - Miriam Harding

2014/15 - Jake Anderson

2012/13 - Clarissa Baerenfaenger

2011/12  - Natalie Day

2010/11 - Lucy Bence Wilkins

2009/10 - Daniel Wroe 

1996/97 - Eve Lafferty

£100


Prize for Best Masters Dissertation

This annual prize of £150 is awarded for the best Masters dissertation submitted.

Rules

A prize shall be awarded annually in the School of Development Studies as follows:

  1. One annual prize to the total value of £150 for the best Masters dissertation submitted.
  2. The prizes shall be awarded by the appropriate Final Board of Examiners.

 

Previous Awards

2016/17 - K. Lau & Thao Thuong

2015/16 - Davies Harriet

2014/15 - Chritsopher Mellor

2013/14 - Marco Arena

2012/13 - Shaun Da Costa & Melissa McCracken

2011/12  - Rosie Smith & Borja Perez-Viana

2010/11 - Patrick Pringle & Jonathan Jensen

2009/10 - Stephen Whitfield

2008/09 - Andrei Popescu, Matthew Sladen, Kegan Dougal & Jennifer Chapman

£150


Prize for Best Overall Performance in the Masters Final Assessment

This annual prize of £200 is awarded for the best overall performance in the Masters Final Assessment.

Rules

A prizes shall be awarded annually in the School of Development Studies as follows:

  1. One annual prize to the value of £200 for the best overall performance in the Masters Final Assessment.
  2. The prizes shall be awarded by the appropriate Final Board of Examiners.

 

Previous Awards

2016/17 - Michael Ruggeri

2015/16 - Cristina Mestre, Harriet Davies & Paul Fenton Villar

2014/15 - Chritsopher Mellor

2013/14 - Andrew Matthews

2012/13 - Claire Shelton

2011/12  - Rosie Smith

2010/11 - Jonathan Jensen

2009/10 - beth Titchiner

£200


The Piers Blaikie Annual Student Prize

This annual prize is awarded to the Masters student registered in the School of International Development who produces the best dissertation on a theme related to the politics of the environment.

Rules

  1. There shall be a prize awarded annually from the Piers Blaikie Fund to be known as the Piers Blaikie Annual Student Prize.
  2. The Piers Blaikie Annual Student Prize shall be awarded to the Masters student registered in the School of International Development who produces the best dissertation on a theme related to the politics of the environment.
  3. The Prize will be awarded from the academic year 2011/12.
  4. Details of the Piers Blaikie Annual Student Prize will be publicised to all eligible students with appropriate information on selection criteria, application timescales and value of award.
  5. The Prize will be awarded by the School together with Professor Piers Blaikie on the recommendation of the Board of Examiners. The Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences may be called upon to make a final recommendation, if required.
  6. If two or more candidates are judged to be of sufficient and equal merit, the prize may be divided. There shall be a maximum of two winners in any one year.
  7. If no candidate is judged to be of sufficient merit, the prize shall not be awarded. No student may be awarded the Prize more than once.

 

Previous Awards

2017/18 - M. Kirkegaard

2016/17 - Jacob Briggs

2015/16 - Hannah Crichton-Smith

2014/15 - Rory Walshe

2012/13 - Katrien Van Aelst

2011/12  - Markt Tebboth

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The Paula Kantor Prize

The Paula Kantor award is awarded for academic excellence for a Masters disseration in the field of Gender and Social Development.

 

Rules

A prize shall be awarded in the School of International Development as follows:

  1. The prizes shall be awarded by the appropriate Final Board of Examiners.

 

Previous Awards

2017/18 - Salima Aneesa

2015/16 - Harriet Davies

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Justin Graham Prize

The Justin Graham Prize is awarded to the best undergraduate essay, submitted for the module Sub-Saharan African Development.

 

Rules

A prize shall be awardded annually in the School of International Development as follows:

  1. The prizes shall be awrded by the appropriate Final Board if Examiners.

 

Previous Awards

2017/18 - Elin jonsson-Cederhag & Sama Wahbi

2016/17 - Francesca Gilbert

2014/15 - Ella Frost

2013/14 - Alice Roberts & Jake Anderson

2012/13 - Chris Chancellor & Seth Francis-Graham

 

 

 

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