LAI invites graduate students from Education, Psychology and related disciplines to apply for LAI's 8th biennial award for an outstanding Master's Thesis Award: LAI Medal & €500

The award is open to those who have submitted OR who plan to submit a Master's thesis in the area of literacy between: 2nd September 2017 and 30th June 2020. Applications may include: Master's by research only or Master's with minor thesis (12,000 words minimum to 20,000 words maximum). 

Research must have been conducted in Ireland (Republic/N.I)

Shortlisting will take place according to criteria and finalists will make a short presentation (15-20 mins) of their research at the Literacy Association of Ireland Conference in November.

Biennial Award for an Outstanding Thesis on Literacy 2020

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