26th CEEMAN & Emerald Case Writing Competition 2020 (€10,000 prize)

26th CEEMAN & Emerald Case Writing Competition 2020 (€10,000 prize)

Deadline: May 31, 2020

Applications are open for the 26th CEEMAN & Emerald Case Writing Competition 2020. The aim of the competition is to encourage and promote the development of high-quality teaching case material relevant for the realities of dynamic and emerging economies, and at the same time to promote the development of case-writing capabilities in those countries.

Since its launch in the 1990s, the Case Writing Competition has amassed close to 600 cases from 80 countries, and it is with pleasure that they observe what an impact they have had on management education that strives to be relevant to its environments and stakeholders.

Prizes

The value of the total prize pool is over €10,000, which will be distributed as follows:

The overall winner will be awarded:

  • Monetary prize of €2,500
  • Publication of the case in Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
  • A full scholarship for CEEMAN’s International Management Teachers Academy-IMTA
  • Free participation at the 28th CEEMAN Annual Conference in Trieste, Italy in September 2021 for one person; includes participation at the conference and Gala Dinner, conference materials, meals and single room accommodation for up to two nights at the conference hotel; travel costs are not included.

The first runner-up will be awarded:

  • Monetary prize of €1,000
  • Publication of the case in Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
  • 50% scholarship for CEEMAN’s International Management Teachers Academy-IMTA
  • Free participation at the 28th CEEMAN Annual Conference in Trieste, Italy in September 2021 for one person; includes participation at the conference and Gala Dinner, conference materials, meals and single room accommodation for up to two nights at the conference hotel; travel costs are not included.

The second runner-up will be awarded:

  • Monetary prize of €500
  • Publication of the case in Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
  • 30% scholarship for CEEMAN’s International Management Teachers Academy-IMTA
  • Free participation at the 28th CEEMAN Annual Conference in Trieste, Italy in September 2021 for one person; includes participation at the conference and Gala Dinner, conference materials, meals and single room accommodation for up to two nights at the conference hotel; travel costs are not included.

Depending on the quality and number of submissions, additional awards may be bestowed in different categories. If a winning case has more than one author, the prize will be split among the co-authors (the prize may be subject to local taxes). Full evaluations from the competition’s judging panel will be made available to authors upon request.

Eligibility

  • Cases should have a developing and emerging markets focus (Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, Africa, Asia, Oceania and Middle East).
  • All cases should be teaching cases based on a real situation in a real company, with a clear decision-making situation, and prepared in accordance with case writing guidelines provided in the instructional materials below.
  • Academic (research) cases will not be accepted for evaluation by the jury.
  • Case studies submitted should not have been published before in their current or substantially similar form, or be under consideration for publication in any ISSN/ISBN-registered publication or with any other case center.
  • By entering the competition you are committing to publishing your paper in EMCS on an exclusive basis, subject to successful peer review.
  • All case studies must be accompanied by a consent to publish release form which has been completed and signed by the management of the company or individuals included in the case.

Application

All cases must be prepared in accordance with the EMCS Author Guidelines. Page two of the guidelines contains instructions on submitting through ScholarOne Manuscripts.

The following documents must be submitted:

  1. Case title page
  2. Case
  3. Case teaching note
  4. Case release document from the management of the company or individuals included in the case (see Consent to publish form)

Click here to submit your entries

For more information, visit 26th CEEMAN & Emerald Case Writing Competition.

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