The Geographies of Children, Youth and Families Research Group are delighted to announce the winners of our 2015 RGS/IBG Undergraduate Dissertation Prize. The group were overwhelmed by the quality of submissions, addressing a diversity of issues related to the geographies of young people, across minority and majority world contexts. We thank all of those who submitted an entry and congratulate the two winners.
First prize: Lucy Long ‘Sex, Secrecy and Stigma: Negotiating Youth in a Context of HIV/AIDS’ (University of Oxford)
The winner receives £100 and a one year subscription to Children’s Geographies
Second prize: Rosanna Betts ‘Dreams of a Bright Future: A case study exploring the future aspirations of street children in Kampala’ (Durham University)
The runner-up receives £50 and a one year subscription to Children’s Geographies
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