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CRDCN National Policy Challenge Application form

Instructions: if you are applying as a team, please provide the information demanded for the lead applicant only (except when prompted otherwise). Upon submission, please ensure that your application is fully completed (incomplete applications cannot be saved) and that it adheres to the stated word limits.

 

(First name, then family name)

Instructions: Explain how your academic background and professional experience prepared you to enter this competition. Tell us about your research interests. Maximum 200 words.

Instructions: Provide as an attachment a letter of recommendation from this faculty member. Download the letter of recommendation here. 

Academic transcript:

Instructions: Provide as an attachment an academic transcript showing training in quantitative analysis and/or statistics.

Instructions: Clearly identify the questions or objectives of the project. Explain the rationale behind the policy issues you wish to examine, and state how the research will contribute to the knowledge in the field of study, taking into consideration the current literature on the topic. Present your methodology and research strategy, and explain how it is suitable for this project. (Maximum 500 words)

Note: The volume of descriptive statistics is limited to 50 frequencies and crosstabs with limited dimensions. The list of data sets available in the RDCs is available at: https://crdcn.org/data

Note: Only software currently used in the RDCs can be used. Contact your local RDC to find out which software is available. The list of RDC is available at: https://crdcn.org/find-a-rdc
Attachment(s):
• Letter of recommendation from a faculty member; • Academic transcript; • Optional: List of References (Sources used in the proposal or for specific analytical methods)
Files must be less than 12 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png txt rtf pdf doc docx zip.
Files must be less than 12 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png txt rtf pdf doc docx zip.
Files must be less than 12 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png txt rtf pdf doc docx zip.
Files must be less than 12 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png txt rtf pdf doc docx zip.