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Paul R. Lawrence FellowshipS app deadline - April 1st, 2024

  • 1.  Paul R. Lawrence FellowshipS app deadline - April 1st, 2024

    Posted 02-21-2024 21:07



    Who are the Fellowships for? Early-career academics interested in developing their skills in case teaching, research, and writing.

    Who is eligible for the Fellowship?  Doctoral students and faculty in their first three years of a tenure track appointment (2024–25 is counted as year three) in business and related disciplines (or its equivalent at institutions that do not o er tenure).

    What's included? A stipend to support travel to, lodging and incidentals at, and registration fees to attend the North American Case Research Association annual meeting. The stipend is capped at $1500 for recipients from North America and $2500 for all others.

    Where and when? This year's annual meeting will be held at the Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida, USA, on October 17–19, 2024. Activities will begin on the morning of October 17 and conclude mid-day on October 19, Eastern Daylight Time  (USA).

    What activities are planned for the Fellows?  The conference will provide special programming for the Fellows, providing an intensive introduction to case teaching, research, and writing. The Fellows will be paired with senior academic mentors and invited to attend all conference sessions and activities.

    How can a Paul R. Lawrence Fellowship help me? It can help you hone your professional skills as a classroom teacher of cases and author of publishable peer-reviewed teaching cases. You will have an opportunity to network with others in the broader case research community. You will be honored by receiving a competitively awarded Fellowship.

    What is the deadline for applying? April 1, 2024.

    How will applications be evaluated? Applications will be evaluated by a committee made up of members of the board of the Case Research Foundation, a nonprofit public benefit corporation affiliated with NACRA.

    Applications will be evaluated based on the applicant's interest in and commitment to the case method; his or her likelihood to benefit as judged by prior academic performance, professional accomplishments, and letters of recommendation; and his or her ability and willingness to attend the annual NACRA meeting and to prepare a start-up case or full case for presentation there. 

    For more details or for application materials, please visit CaseResearchFoundation.org or send an inquiry to: CRFapply@gmail.com.

    Maria Ballesteros-Sola
    Associate Professor
    MVS School of Business & Economics
    California State University Channel Islands
    Case Research Foundation, Board Member
    The Case Centre, Board Member
    B Academics, Founding Board Member