NFU Master Thesis Award 2017

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NFU Master’s Thesis Award 2017

Have you written an excellent master thesis in the field of development studies?

The award will go to a Master’s thesis that makes a contribution to the field of development, either by practical application or theoretical innovation. This field is broadly defined, and is not confined to the Global South.

Theses examined 1st of August 2016 or later are eligible for submission. The master student who submit the thesis must be examined at a Norwegian institution and be a registered member of NFU.

The winner will be announced mid-August, and the award will officially be handed out at the EADi Nordic conference in Bergen in August (20.-23 August). 


Please submit the thesis, along with a scanned transcript of your MA grade, and attach a 1-page summary of the thesis.

The Evaluation Committee consists of members from the NFU board.
The award is 5,000 NOK.

Submit your thesis here

For further questions contact NFU coordinator:
(NB: Answering will be slower than usual due to summer holiday and conference preparations).