Student Awards

Student Case Study Competition

Due: Annually, September 1st

This award is meant to promote students' pursuit of the case study method as a research tool in international development planning, which will better inform the American planning fraternity of the richness of research contexts globally.

The winning case study will be featured on the GPEIG website, along with all finalists.

Submission Details

  • The case studies should have been prepared within the past two years. 
  • They must not exceed 10,000 words, and can be either published or unpublished. 
  • A PDF copy of your case and one brief letter of faculty support should be emailed to: mtewari@unc.edu with GPEIG case study prize in the subject heading.
  • Open to master's and doctoral students

Award Committee

Meenu Tewari (chair), UNC Chapel Hill
Andrew Rumbach, University of Colorado Denver
Sanjeev Vidyarthi, University of Illinois at Chicago
Sukumar Ganapati, Florida International University