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2023 MA Dissertation Award

24 October 2023

Applications are invited for the annual BALEAP Masters Dissertation Award.

The award aims to showcase master’s dissertations which make a significant contribution to the field of EAP. The dissertations can involve primary research or be literature-based pieces of work.

 The competition is open to colleagues who have successfully completed an EAP-related dissertation between September 2022 and November 2023. Only dissertations which have been awarded a distinction, an A grade or a first are eligible.


The Award is open to all EAP practitioners and researchers worldwide.

The winning writer will be awarded the sum of £325 and a guaranteed presenter’s place and free ticket at a BALEAP event.


Application Form: 2023Dissertation-Award-Application-Form

Criteria for Stage 1: Masters award stage 1 criteria

Application Deadline: Thursday 30th November 2023


Key dates:

30th November 2023: Application forms returned to Research &  Publications officers

January 2024: Applicants contacted and shortlisted applications requested to send full dissertations to R&P Officers

March 2024: Winner notified

April 2024: Winner announced and presented with award at BALEAP AGM 


If you have any questions about the award or application process, please contact Laetitia or Susie at  

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