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The 2019 "Population" Young Author Prize

Who is eligible to compete?

  • Students enrolled in PhD or Master’s programs
  • Young researchers who have defended their PhD thesis in the last seven years


What types of paper are eligible to compete?

  • Papers written under the researcher’s own name
  • Papers co-authored by two or more young researchers
  • Papers that comply with the journal’s editorial rules
  • Papers written in English or in French


What are the key dates to remember?  

  • The paper must be submitted before 5 November 2018, accompanied by proof of enrolment in a Master’s or PhD programme, or ofPhD completion
  • Selection of eligible articles: December 2018
  • The 2019 competition results will be announced on 28 February 2019


What is the prize for the winner?  

  • Accelerated publication
  • Immediate online open access to the newly published article
  • 1,000 euros (to be shared if there are several young co-authors)
  • One-year free subscription to Population
  • One invitation to Paris to present the winning article at the « Lundis de l’Ined » seminar


To submit an article: Mention you are competing in the young author prize when submitting your paper.