World Trade Organisation (WTO) is inviting applications from young economists for WTO Essay Award to submit essays to promote high-quality research on trade policy and international trade co-operation and to reinforce the relationship between the WTO and the academic community. The annual WTO Essay Award provides a prize of CHF 5000 to the author(s) of the winning essay. In the case of a co-authored paper, the prize will be equally divided among the authors.
- Essay submission deadline: 31 May 2019
- Shortlisting of eligible papers: By 14 June 2019
- Final decision by the selection panel: By 10 July 2019
To be eligible, the applicant must possess a PhD or be engaged in the completion of a PhD degree and, if over 30 years of age, be no more than two years past his/her PhD defence.
How to Apply
Step 1: Write an essay/paper (not more than 15,000 words) addressing issues related to trade policy and international trade co-operation.
Step 2: Submit the essay by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: The essay/paper can be co-authored too.
The last date for application is 31 May 2019
For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link.
Centre William Rappard
Rue de Lausanne, 154
1211 Genève 2