Outstanding Dissertation and Dissertation Proposal Awards
KASWEA Outstanding Dissertation and Dissertation Proposal Awards recognize dissertations that exemplify high standards in social work research by doctoral students with Korean heritage.
Dissertation Award: Those who have successfully defended their doctoral dissertation between June 1, 2019 and August 31, 2020
Dissertation Proposal Award: Those who have received official approval from the IRB of the applicant institution
Application materials should include the following and submitted as ONE file:
Three awardees for Outstanding Dissertation Award and two awardees for Outstanding Dissertation Proposal Award will be selected based on (1) rigor and innovativeness of research; (2) the significance of the dissertation to social work research, practice, policy, and/or education; and (3) the overall quality of writing.
Career and Lifetime Achievement Awards
KASWEA Career and Lifetime Achievement Awards celebrate its members’ achievement and recognize their contribution to social work. Any KASWEAS members or their colleagues can nominate a current KASWEA member (Self-nomination is encouraged!).
Submit a brief nomination letter that describes the nominee’s achievements and contributions to social work research, practice, policy, and/or education, along with CV.
KASWEA has awards for the following categories:
All of the application materials should be submitted via email to Dr. Ga-Young Choi, Award Review Committee Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 5:00 p.m., September 15th, 2020. Awards will be presented at the business meeting of KASWEA at the 2020 Annual Program meeting (APM) of the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) in Denver, CO. Awardees should attend the award ceremony.
Note: The KASWEA APM may be held virtually due to COVID-19. More information will follow.