Contest

by ASIALEX 2018 (June 8th-10th, 2018, Krabi, Thailand)

1. These Rules and Regulations shall apply to all participants of ASIALEX 2018 who apply for the scholarship for the best papers submitted by students, reflecting the theme “Lexicography in the Digital World” (hereinafter: ‘scholarship’) at the 12th International Conference of the Asian Association for Lexicography organized in Krabi, Thailand, June 8th-10th, 2018 (hereinafter ‘Conference’).

2. These Rules and Regulations constitute the legal basis for the scholarship and define the rights and obligations of the Participants of the Scholarship (hereinafter ‘Candidates’).

3. The scholarship is open to both undergraduate and postgraduate students who comply with the entry requirements defined in these Rules and Regulations and accept them.

4. The aim of the scholarship is to choose and award the authors of the best paper, reflecting the theme “Lexicography in the Digital World”.

5. The deadline for submissions is March 1st, 2018. For the entry to qualify for the scholarship, the author must meet the Entry Requirements listed below.

6. This scholarship consists on the exemption of the conference fee for the two (2) best submissions.

1. To apply for this scholarship, students must submit a paper written in English for review by the Scientific Committee of the conference by March 1, 2018. Paper submissions will be accepted electronically via e-mail sent directly to the Conference Organizer at asialex2018@kmitl.ac.th (subject: SCHOLARSHIP – TITLE), attaching a file named as example: STUDENT_LASTNAME_SUBFIELDNUMBER_ASIALEX2018 (e.g. STUDENT_SMITH_1_ASIALEX2018.docx).

2. All entries must reflect the theme of the Conference – Lexicography in the Digital World (more information provided in the Call for Papers, published on http://asialex2018.kmitl.ac.th/).

3. The scientific quality of each entry will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee of the Conference by March 31st, 2018. The authors shall be informed electronically if their submission has been accepted for presentation at the Conference and/or suitable to receive this scholarship.

1. The two (2) best submissions of paper/abstract by both undergraduate and postgraduate students will be exempted of conference fee (accommodation and transportation to the venue not included).

2. In addition, the two (2) best submissions of paper/abstract will also receive a certificate.

3. Successful candidates will be announced via e-mail and on http://asialex2018.kmitl.ac.th/ by March 31st, 2018.

4. The exempted conference fee is not exchangeable by cash.

1. The best submitted papers will be chosen by the Scientific Committee of ASIALEX 2018, composed of eminent international specialists in the field of Lexicography.

2. The scholarship submissions will be assessed for their scientific quality as well as the attractiveness and clarity of presentation.

3. Successful candidates will be announced via e-mail and on http://asialex2018.kmitl.ac.th/ by March 31st, 2018.