FSG award

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Football Science Groningen introduces an annual price for the best scientific football research related to

1) Football & Healthy ageing,

2) Football & Performance or

3) Football & Sustainable society.
This award aims to stimulate football related research and to increase the visibility of this research to a broader audience.
- Master graduation project related to football performed at a Dutch university/university of applied science (completed and approved/graded by institution)

- The project should fit within one of the three themes of Football Science Groningen (Football & Healthy ageing, Football & Performance or Football & Sustainable society)

- The project should be written in English or Dutch

- The project is finished in the period 2017-2018

- The project contains data (no literature reviews)

- Send your master graduation project as a PDF file to Sport Science Institute Groningen including your name, university/university of applied sciences, contact details of applicant and supervisor, title of the project and theme (Football & Healthy ageing, Football & Performance or Football & Sustainable society) no later than August 31 (23.59 h), 2018.

- A jury, consisting of members of Football Science Groningen and experts from the field, will nominate the three best projects based on the following criteria:
1. Theoretical quality
2. Relevance for football science
3. Relevance for football practice
4. Originality

- The three nominees will be announced before October 1, 2018.

- The three nominees will present their graduation project during a Football Science Groningen event in the autumn of 2018. Instructions will be provided to nominees.

- The jury will determine the winner based on the submitted graduation project (75%) as well as the presentation (25%).

- The winner receives an award of €150,- and publicity while both other nominees will receive an award of €50,-.
If you have any questions, you can contact Sanne te Wierike (coordinator of SSIG)