Awards

The Best SHSS Senior Capstone Award

 The School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) at Al Akhawayn University announces every year a competition for the best Senior Capstone Award. All senior students in any of the School’s three programs (Communication, Human Resource Development, International Studies) who successfully complete their capstone research in the Fall or the Spring are eligible.

Award process

A panel of representatives from each SHSS program will select the best SHSS capstone from the three best program capstone papers. The criteria for selection are as follows:

  1. research that is new to the field
  2. publishable quality
  3. quality of written English
  4. clarity of theoretical framework and analysis
  5. intelligent use of methodology
  6. significance of outcomes, findings, or conclusions

Award time line