International Plato Society Best Dissertation on Plato “Conrado Eggers Lan” Prize
Call for submissions
In accordance with its mission to promote Platonic studies throughout the world as well as communication between scholars of diverse disciplines working on Plato and the publication of books and series on Plato, the International Plato Society is glad to announce the institution of the Conrado Eggers Lan Prize for outstanding dissertations in the field of Platonic studies. We invite submissions for the best dissertation that resulted in a Ph.D. degree being awarded between January 1st, 2011 and December 31st, 2013. The submissions will be judged by a special Committee appointed by the IPS Editorial Board. The prize-winning dissertation will be offer the opportunity of publication of the dissertation as a book in one of the leading IPS Series.
The dissertations must be written in one of IPS five official languages (English, French, German, Italian or Spanish) or fully translated to one of them.
The full text of the dissertation should be sent in PDF format to the email firstname.lastname@example.org by October 1st, 2014, along with a letter from the Supervisor supporting the submission and a certificate of graduation from the relevant degree-granting institution indicating the date of the degree being awarded.