Mary Kay Dissertation Awards
AMS Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation and Dissertation Proposal awards; Deadline 5 Jan 2020
2020 AMS MARY KAY DOCTORAL DISSERTATION COMPETITION
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: JAN 5, 2020
The Academy of Marketing Science welcomes entries for the 2020 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, 2019 – December 31, 2019 are eligible for the AMS Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Award. A completed dissertation is defined as one successfully defended during the 2019 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, 2019 – December 31, 2019 are eligible for the AMS Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Award. Candidates for this award should have completed a successful proposal defense within the 2019 calendar year. Candidates who completed their dissertations in 2019 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 $600 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 2020 AMS Annual Conference (May 20-22 in Coral Gables, Florida) 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: