FSW Research awards

FSW Johannes van der Zouwen Master thesis Award

The Johannes van der Zouwen Master Thesis Award intends to increase the high quality of empirical research in the broad field of social sciences. In substantive terms, there is no restriction on the chosen topic of research. Master students at the FSS are eligible for submission. Each department of the faculty annually nominates a candidate for the Master Thesis Award. The thesis must be graded with at least an eight and must be finished and assessed up to one year before the submission date. 

2016
Anthonie Drenth
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2015
Daniëlle Bovenberg
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2014
Simon Twaalfhoven
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2013
Moos Pozzo & Joukje Swinkels
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FSS Dissertation Award

The FSS Dissertation Award seeks to increase the high quality of empirical research in the broad field of social sciences. In substantive terms, there is no restriction on the chosen topic of research. The granting of the FSS Dissertation Award is open to all FSS former PhD students that defended their dissertation in the past two years on the faculty. Each academic department of the FSS may annually nominate one candidate.

2016
Maaike Matelski & Jeroen Wolbers
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2015
Dhoya Snijders
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2014
Nicoletta Dimitrova
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2013
Naná de Graaff
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FSS research Award

The FSS Research Award aims to bring the most appealing, promising and original research achievements into the spotlight. This recognition encourages the nominees to continue on the same foot, provides an example for other researchers, and enables the departments and the faculty as a whole to biennial contribute examples of research that contributes to accomplishing the mission of the faculty. The granting of the FSS Research Award is open to all FSS researchers, regardless their function and task. The granting of the FSS Research Award is not open to: a) persons who are part of the jury; b) persons who have already received the FSS Research Award in the previous five years. Each academic department of the FSS may biennial nominate one candidate.

2015
Kees Boersmanominees
2013
Christian Burgers
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2011
Marleen de Witte
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