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Jowell-Kaase prize nominations now open

Candidates for the Jowell-Kaase Early Career Researcher Prize 2024 can now be proposed to the European Social Survey (ESS).

Call
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Round 12 Survey Specification published

The Survey Specification for Round 12 of the European Social Survey (ESS) - due to be fielded across Europe in 2025/26 - outlines the beginning of a data collection mode transition.

Fieldwork
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Round 11 questionnaire and provisional release dates

The main questionnaire and showcards for Round 11 (2023/24) of the European Social Survey (ESS) have now been published.

Questionnaire
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Webinar for rotating module applicants

The European Social Survey (ESS) will be hosting a webinar for prospective question module design teams from 2-3pm (GMT) on Thursday 8 February.

Events
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Latest research on academic impact published

The latest monitoring of academic articles has revealed that 6,585 publications have included significant analysis of European Social Survey (ESS) data (2003-22).

Impact
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Call for Round 13 questions now open

The call for proposals to include a module of questions in Round 13 of the European Social Survey (ESS) is now open.

Call
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ESS Conference 2024: Call for papers now open

The call for papers for next year’s International European Social Survey (ESS) Conference in Lisbon, Portugal, is now open. The deadline for abstracts is Wednesday 31 January 2024.

Call
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New Horizon Europe project to begin next year

A new €9.75m project funded by the European Commission will bring together outputs from key social science research infrastructures to inform the NextGenerationEU recovery plan and European Union youth policy.

Corporate
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ESS celebrates 10 years of being an ERIC

Today (Thursday 30 November) marks the tenth anniversary of the European Social Survey (ESS) becoming a European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC).

Corporate
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