The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut nĂ©erlandais du Proche-Orient

23 May 2018 Funding

Introducing: two NINO Prizes for Best Thesis on the Ancient Near East

From 2018 onwards the Netherlands Institute for the Near East will award two thesis prizes each year: one for a Bachelor thesis and one for a (Research) Master thesis.

Did you write a thesis on a subject within the research scope of the NINO – and was it graded an 8 or higher by your supervisor, then you’ll have a chance at winning a prize!

In addition to the honour, NINO will award € 400 to the best bachelor thesis, and € 600 to the best master thesis.

Conditions for participation are:

Our jury will select the four best submissions in November 2018. In January 2019, two winners will be announced: one for the Bachelor prize and one for the Master prize. The runners-up will receive a certificate. 

Keep an eye on the NINO website and Facebook page: you will have the possibility to submit your thesis online between June 30th and October 14th 2018. Don’t miss this chance to win the very first prize for Best Bachelor or Master thesis on the Ancient Near East!


The upload form can now be used to submit your thesis!