Apply for the IEA Research Awards 2024

The IEA Research Awards were established in commemoration of the significant contributions that Bruce H. Choppin and Richard M. Wolf made to IEA.

The Choppin Award recognizes outstanding master's theses or doctoral dissertations that employ empirical research methods and use IEA data.

The Wolf Award recognizes the author or authors of a paper published in a refereed journal, monograph, or book that includes data analysis from one or more IEA studies.

Winners of each award receive a certificate and a prize of €1,000. Recipients may be asked to present their research at the next IEA General Assembly meeting taking place in September 2024 in Georgia.

Applications are self-nominated and must be submitted via email to The application deadline is 31 March 2024

Applicants receive feedback within six months of the closing date. Please see our research awards page for more information. Details of last year's award winners can also be found here.  

We look forward to receiving your applications!