In the year 2012 the Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research will award for the second time a prize donated by the Westermann Publishing Group in Brunswick, Germany for academic excellence in the field of international education media research. The award will comprise prize
money of 2,500.00 Euro. The prize will be awarded to a monograph, dissertation or post-doctoral work of outstanding scholarly quality. Jointly written works will also be considered
provided that all authors apply for the award. We will accept applications from authors as well as nominations by third parties.
The work entered must be a hitherto unpublished study, written in either German or English and at the time of application no more than two years old.
The successful candidate(s) will be selected by a jury of renowned scholars, with the exclusion of legal proceedings.
The prize-winning work will be published in Eckert. The Book Series by V&R unipress, Göttingen. To this end, the Georg Eckert Institute will cover printing costs up to 2,500.00 Euro.
Please email your application documents (the work with a short abstract, your curriculum vitae and, if you wish, a letter of recommendation or an expert report) or send them by normal post in duplicate by 31 July 2011 to:
Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research
Celler Straße 3
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