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Jon Rasbash prize for Quantitative Social Science

Wednesday 2 December 2015

The Jon Rasbash prize for Quantitative Social Science is awarded biennially for early career achievement in the field of quantitative social science. The deadline for submissions for the 2016 award is 10 January 2016. The prize is open to UK residents who are in the first 10 years of their research career. Full details of the eligibility criteria and application procedure can be found at http://www.bristol.ac.uk/cmm/research/rasbash-prize.html

The £500 prize recognizes early career achievement in the development and/or application of advanced quantitative methods in any social science discipline. Applicants should be UK residents and in the first 10 years of their research career (including periods of postgraduate study). The prize will be awarded on the basis of a research paper published in a peer-reviewed journal in 2014 or 2015. The applicant should be the sole or lead author of the paper. The deadline for submissions is 10 January 2016. Applicants should submit their paper to info-cmm@bristol.ac.uk, together with a short summary of the paper’s contribution to the development or application of advanced quantitative methods in social research. In the case of co-authored papers, a statement of the applicant’s contribution should also be submitted. The prize will be presented at the next Research Methods Festival, which will be held at the University of Bath, 5-7 July 2016.