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NCTE Promising Researcher Award

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Contributions
to the Field of English Language Education Research

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National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

Deadline Date:

03/01/21 11:59 PM ET

Description:

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International researchers to recognize exceptional contributions to the field of English language education research. Eligible candidates will have completed theses, dissertations, or preliminary independent studies in the field. Candidates must submit a manuscript based on their original research.

Studies entered into competition should be related to the teaching of English or the language arts, e.g., language development, literature, composition, teacher education/professional development, linguistics, etc., and should have employed a recognized research approach, e.g., historical, ethnographic, interpretive, experimental, etc. In recognition of the fact that the field has changed in recent years, the Committee on Research invites entries from a variety of scholarly perspectives.

Manuscripts submitted for the competition may be unpublished, under consideration or accepted for publication at, or already published in a research journal, so long as they are formatted for blind submission, without reference to publication status, and follow the other manuscript preparation requirements below.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 194069

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The award recipient will receive a complimentary NCTE Annual Convention registration, a certificate, an award announcement in NCTE’s journals, a one-year NCTE membership, and a one-year subscription to Research in the Teaching of English (RTE).

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Promising Researcher Award Competition is open to individuals who have completed dissertations within the approximately two years immediately preceding the award year (for the 2021 award year, between December 1, 2018, and January 31, 2021).

Pre-Application Information:

Award Submission:

Manuscripts, including cover sheets and verification letters, should be sent as three separate Word attachments, in one email, to Sarah Miller by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, March 1.

Judging:

Manuscripts received on or before March 1, will be transmitted to members of the selection committee for evaluation. Results of the judging will be available after June 15. Entrants will be notified of the results shortly thereafter. Manuscripts will not be returned to authors.

Dates and Deadlines:

- December 1, 2018-January 31, 2021 Completion dates for research entered
- March 1 Deadline for receipt of manuscripts
- June 15 Results of final judging will be available

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Sarah Miller, smiller@ncte.org

National Council of Teachers of English

Illinois Office
340 N. Neil St., #104
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-328-3870 or 877-369-6283
Fax: 217-328-9645
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Central) Monday-Friday

Washington DC Office
Hall of the States
444 North Capitol Street, NW
Suite 382A
Washington, DC 20001

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