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FONASBA YOUNG SHIP AGENT OR SHIPBROKER AWARD 2017
Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Entries are now open for the 2017 Young Ship Agent or Shipbroker
Deadline extended for the submission of summaries of
proposed articles from 16th February to 1st
Whilst largely unchanged from the previous two years, the 2017
criteria does include for the first time both a number of suggested
topics which candidates may wish to consider and a minimum limit of
5,000 words in order to ensure the entries cover their chosen
subjects in sufficient detail to ensure that they are consistent
with the acquirement that they make a positive and well researched
contribution to FONASBA's knowledge resources.
We would stress that the topics mentioned in the criteria
are for guidance only. There is no obligation whatsoever on
entrants to write on one of those topics, the subject choice
remains with the candidate at all times.
To be eligible the author shall be 40 years of age or
under at the time of submission of the paper to the Review
Committee and be employed by a company that is a member of a
FONASBA Full or Candidate Member association or by an Associate or
As in the previous two years, candidates are invited to submit a
short (one page) synopsis of the subject and coverage of their
proposed entry to the Review Committee by 16th February
In 2016 the FONASBA prize winner was Tim Polson MICS. The
Institute and FONASBA were able to celebrate with Tim at a ceremony
held in London on 20th October.
Tim Polson MICS receiving the Young Ship Agent or Shipbroker
Award from the FONASBA President Glen Gordon Findlay.
The full 2017 criteria can be found here. Synopses and entries should be
sent to email@example.com
30 Park Street London SE1 9EQ, +44 (0) 20 7357 9722, firstname.lastname@example.org