We are proud to announce our call for the 2020 Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Competition. The aim of the competition is to support doctoral students to develop original and impactful research on innovation and new product/service development.
Three winners will be selected. Winners of the competition will receive the following:
First place: $3000 cash prize. In addition to cash prizes, first-place winner will also receive:
An additional $1,000 towards travelling costs to attend the 2020 PDMA conference
Free registration to the 2020 PDMA conference ($750 value)
A 1-year membership to the PDMA, which includes subscription to the Journal of Product Innovation Management (JPIM)
Opportunity to use the PDMA membership to collect data
Invitation to present dissertation research at the 2020 PDMA conference
The prizes together represent over $5000 dollars of value
Second place: $2000 cash prize
Third place: $1000 cash prize
The winners are required to present their dissertation research at the 2020 PDMA conference.