Young Scholars Award

for the Young Scholars Award
(under 35 years old)

The Board of the International Process Network opens a call for papers for the Young Scholars Award. There will be two Young Scholars Awards. The deadline for submission of papers: 1st of April, 2023 (01:00am UTC+00:00 London).

The winners will be announced on the IPN website. The award includes airfare and conference fee for the 13th International Whitehead Conference in Germany, as well as publication of papers in the conference proceedings. The papers should be prepared for anonymous evaluation (with the data about the author on a separate sheet) and should be submitted electronically via EasyChair.

Criteria for the evaluation of the paper (pdf)

Evaluation of papers submitted for Young Scholars Award

  1. Relevance to the conference theme
  2. Comprehension of the process philosophy / philosopher employed
  3. Novelty of the application
  4. Accuracy of the application
  5. Extent of new knowledge arrived at

Evaluation: 1 to 5 (5 is the highest mark)

European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) transcript:

1 corresponds to 1-35 marks (failed)

2 corresponds to 36-59 marks (failed but allowed to correct and re-submit paper)

3 corresponds to 60-63 marks (satisfactory)

3+ corresponds to 64-73 marks (satisfactory)

4 corresponds to 74-82 marks (good)

4+ corresponds to 83-90 marks (good)

5 corresponds to 90-100 marks (excellent)


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