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Regional Research Fund Awards

We’re proud to sponsor research funding initiatives throughout the world, actively promoting and rewarding research in management and library information studies, as well as funding for research projects. Apply now for one of our regional awards; Emerald South Asia library information science (LIS) Research Fund Award or Emerald African Management Research Fund Award.

    Dr H. Anil Kumar Memorial 2020 Emerald South Asia LIS Research Fund Award

    We are dedicating this year’s LIS Research Fund Award in memory and honour of Dr H. Anil Kumar for his unwavering dedication and contributions to the field of Library Science. He has left behind a rich legacy that will be remembered by many generations to come. He will be missed.

    Supporting library & information science research in South Asia

    Call for South Asia library and information science research proposals

    Emerald is delighted to offer a research grant for a South-Asian project in the field of library and information science research. Applications should address the dissemination of knowledge with a specific orientation toward benefit for South Asia.

    There will be one award of £2,000 for the winning research project, to fund or part-fund these projects. In addition to the research fund, it is also expected that the findings of the research will be submitted for publication (subject to review) in one of Emerald’s many excellent library and information studies titles.

    Submissions – 2020 Emerald South Asia LIS Research Fund Award

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    Emerald African Management Research Fund Award

    Emerald and the Africa Academy of Management (AFAM), in association with INASP and the International Academy of African Business and Development (IAABD), are delighted to offer a research grant for an African project in the field of management research. The award will offer £2,500 (approximately US$4,000 equivalent) to fund the winning research project.

    Applications should address the following theme: Fostering a research culture driven by growth and sustainability in Africa.

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