Rewarding excellence in doctoral research is an important route to recognising the achievements of early career scientists.
The Aerosol Society will award the annual Aerosol Society Doctoral Thesis Prize for an outstanding body of original aerosol-related research.
Candidates for this award must have successfully completed their doctorate and nominations must be supported by a letter from both the external examiner and also the supervisor.
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After the successful completion of a viva, a candidate can be nominated for this award on the basis of an outstanding body of original research presented in their thesis.
The external examiner should nominate the candidate (including title, name, email address & affiliation), but letters of support are required from both the external examiner and supervisor.
The abstract and title of the thesis should be sent to Sonia Mills at firstname.lastname@example.org together with letters of support from both the external examiner and supervisor.
The letters should include:
In addition, the letter should address the following criteria, providing a score (1-10, 10 being the highest) together with a written justification:
Nominations must be submitted prior to the end of Friday 15th September 2018.
The successful candidate will be informed of the outcome by Monday 15th October 2018.