AEA-Europe Award for New Assessment Researcher
Deadline for nominations: 30th April 2013.---> This deadline has now been extended to the 31st May 2013.
Are you new to the world of educational assessment? Do you and your colleagues feel your work makes a considerable contribution to the field?
In 2007, AEA-Europe introduced an award for new researchers in the assessment arena. Each year a new recipient is chosen.
The winner of the award receives the opportunity to make a keynote presentation at the AEA-Europe Annual Conference. As keynote speaker, the conference fee is met by the Association and the winner is also eligible for support with the cost of travel to the conference. The winner also receives 500 Euros and a certificate to acknowledge the award.
Please use the following link to submit your application, including:
- A letter of nomination from two professional colleagues who are members of AEA-Europe (one of whom is at a different institution from the candidate
- A letter from the applicant outlining their career goals, including the contribution they hope to make to the field of assessment
- A long abstract (about 1500 words) of the keynote presentation which the candidate wishes to present to the AEA-Europe Annual Conference.
Past Award winners:
2007: Hanna Eklof, Umea University, Sweden
2008: Antonella Poce, University Roma Tre, Italy
2009: Saskia Wools, CITO, The Netherlands
2010: Therese Nerheim Hopfenbeck, University of Oslo, Norway
2011: Matthieu Brinkhuis, Cito Psychometric Research Center, Netherlands
2012: Maria Teresa Florez, Oxford University Centre for Educational Assessment, UK