To recognize doctoral dissertation research that makes a significant and original contribution to knowledge about second or foreign language tests and testing and/or the use and development of such tests and testing.
$2,500 (U.S. dollars)
Round-trip economy airfare, expenses and hotel accommodations for three nights at the Language Testing Research Colloquium (LTRC), where the award is presented
To be considered for the award:
The candidate’s institution must have accepted the dissertation within three years before the date of the award application.
The research must have been completed as part of the requirements for a doctoral degree, or its equivalent, at a university within or outside the United States.
Although the dissertation under consideration must be in English, the research may be related to second- or foreign-language testing of any language.
Note: Candidates who have submitted abstracts for this award in previous years are not eligible.
September 1 — Deadline for receipt of summary and abstract, letter from advisor and official proof of dissertation acceptance
For full details go to http://www.ets.org/toefl/grants/jacqueline_ross_dissertation_award