The VNOP announces the 2022 dissertation award!

This biennial price is awarded to the best dissertation written by VNOP members, with at least one of the supervisors being also a VNOP member. Eligible are candidates who defended/are going to defend their dissertation between March 1, 2020 and March 1, 2022. The winner will receive a certificate and 250 euro.

The award will be presented during the upcoming VNOP conference, which takes place on May 24-25 in Utrecht (for more information, see

Candidates should submit the following materials before March 1, 2022 by e-mail to

  • A digital version of their dissertation
  • A plea of one of their (co-) promotors of why the candidate deserves the award

We are looking forward to receiving your nominations!

Organising committee
Jan Boom
Judith Dubas
Stathis Grapsas
Liesbeth Hallers-Haalboom
Marissa Hofstee
Odilia Laceulle
Lisanne de Moor
Sheida Novin