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The Graduate School Prize 2017-18

The Graduate School invites nominations for the 2017-18 Graduate School Prizes. All postgraduate research students enrolled in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities during the 2017-18 academic year who are up to date with progress checks and on target to complete their degree within 4 years (7 years for part-time students) are eligible. Nominations can be made by both students and staff in the Faculty.

Graduate Teacher Prize   

This recognises graduate students who have made a significant impact through teaching in the Faculty. One prize of £400 is offered.

Additional eligibility criteria: the teaching for which the student is nominated must have taken place during the student’s current degree programme.

The Student Article Prize

This is awarded to the best paper published by a graduate student. One prize of £400 is offered.

Additional eligibility criteria: the student must be the first author on the paper; the manuscript must have been written and published during the student’s current degree program.

The Public Engagement and Outreach Prize

This recognises and showcases the many ways in which students in the arts and humanities increasingly engage with, and have an impact on, public audiences. One prize of £400 is offered.

Additional eligibility criteria: the public engagement work for which the student is nominated must have taken place during the student’s current degree programme.

The Research Community Prize

This recognises the importance of the work that Postgraduate Students at UEA put in to improving and strengthening the research community in the Faculty of the Arts and Humanities. One prize of £400 is offered.

Additional eligibility criteria: the PGR Community engagement work for which the student is nominated must have taken place during the student’s current degree programme.

Nomination Process

A completed nomination form should be submitted as an attachment, with any relevant supplementary material, to Beverley Youngman (IIH) at humgrad.enquiry@uea.ac.uk.

The deadline for nominations is ­­­­Monday 23 April 2018 at 12:00 noon. Nominations submitted after this date will not be considered.

Nomination Form (Word document, 84KB)

Nomination Form (PDF, 543KB)

 

Graduate School Prize Winners 2017

The award of the prizes was held on Friday 19 May 2017, and the certificates were presented by Dr John Turnpenny (Associate Dean for Postgraduate Research).

  • The Graduate Teacher Prize was awarded to: Jaimie Johansson (LDC) 
  • The Student Article Prize was awarded to: Olena Palko (HIS)
  • The PGR Community Prize was awarded to: The HUM Graduate School Student Forum (GSSF)