Mary Kay Dissertation Awards
2017 AMS Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation and Dissertation Proposal Awards; Deadline 5 Jan 2016
2017 AMS MARY KAY DOCTORAL DISSERTATION COMPETITION
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JAN 5, 2017
The Academy of Marketing Science welcomes entries for the 2017 AMS Mary Kay Dissertation Competition. There are two award categories: AMS Mary Kay Dissertation Award and AMS Mary Kay Dissertation Proposal Award. Submissions covering any marketing-related topic, methodology and research interest are welcome.
AMS MARY KAY DISSERTATION AWARD
Sponsored by Mary Kay Inc. and the Academy of Marketing Science, doctoral candidates in marketing who have completed their dissertation during January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016 are eligible for the AMS Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Award. A completed dissertation is defined as one successfully defended during the 2016 calendar year. Dissertations considered for the award in a previous year will not be eligible. To be considered, please submit an electronic version of a dissertation abstract that is no longer than 15 double spaced pages (including appendices, tables, figures, and references). Candidates that have submitted previously for the proposal award, may not submit for the proposal award again, but may submit for the dissertation award.
AMS MARY KAY DISSERTATION PROPOSAL AWARD
Sponsored by Mary Kay Inc. and the Academy of Marketing Science, doctoral candidates in marketing who have defended their dissertation proposal during January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016 are eligible for the AMS Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Award. Candidates for this award should have completed a successful proposal defense within the 2016 calendar year. Candidates who completed their dissertations in 2016 are not eligible for the proposal award. To be considered, please submit an electronic version of a dissertation abstract that is no longer than 15 double-spaced pages (including appendices, tables, figures, and references).
For each category, the winner will receive $1,000 and a one-year membership in the Academy of Marketing Science. Two runners up will receive $500 each. Three finalists will be chosen for each award based on the blind reviewer feedback. The winners for each award will be chosen from these three finalists at the 2017 AMS Annual Conference (May 24-26 at Coronado Island, CA) based on the quality of their dissertation research and their presentation at the conference.
More information, including submission guidelines and previous winners, can be found at this link:
Additionally, questions about the competition can be directed to the competition co-chairs:
- Cesar Zamudio, Kent State University (email@example.com)
- Raj Agnihotri, University of Texas-Arlington (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Andy Wood, James Madison University (email@example.com)