Apply for the 2013 UMM Awards !

"University Meets Microfinance" has just revealed the latest dates to apply for 2013 UMM Awards.

This year, two types of research will be rewarded :

  • UMM PhD Award : to recognize outstanding PhD papers in the field of financial inclusion.(Deadline for Submission: Septembre 20th, 2013). For more details : click here.
  • UMM Master Award : to recognize outstanding Master Theses in the field of financial inclusion (Deadline for Submission: September 20th, 2013).click here.

  • PhD Students currently enrolled in a university in the European Union are eligible to apply. PhDs who finalized their PhD during the 12 months preceding the 31st August 2013 can apply, too, if the paper was part of their PhD project. Papers should be written in English.

    The winner will be informed by October 31st, 2013.

    The selection committee includes professors from different European universities such as the University of Dauphine, the "Université Libre de Bruxelles", Greenwich ...

    "University Meets Microfinance" (UMM) is a European initiative launched in 2009 by PlaNet Finance and Freie Universität Berlin which fosters cooperation between university students in Europe and microfinance practitioners to contribute to microfinance education, microfinance research, information capitalization, professional exchange & dissemination of information.

    Today, more than 3.600 students, academics and practitioners have benefitted from UMM activities.

    For more information : Click here

    Source : European Microfinance Network, Microfinance Meets University

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