1. First Name

2. Last Name

3. Professional title/academic degree:

4. Age

5. Year of PhD award:

6. E-mail address:

7. Affiliation

8. Country

Choose one of the following answers

9. Title of the article

10a. Upload File - Title page

The title page should include: 1) the name of the author, 2) a title, 3) the affiliation of the author - istitution, department, city, country, 4) if available, the 16-digit ORCID of the author.

Save you file in docx format (Word 2007 or higher) or doc format (older Word versions).

10b. Upload File - Blinded Manuscript

Blinded Manuscript shouldn't include: personal data (name and surname) or other data that would allow the author to be identified, e.g., references to their publications, the institution in which the project is being or has been carried out, words of thanks to the supervisor of the work on which the article was based, the name of the research project, etc.

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11. Summary

No less than 500 and no more than 1000 characters, including spaces.

12. Keywords

A list of 3–10 keywords.

13. The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest:

If a member of the Competition Committee (see: http://ak.inp.pan.pl/index.php/ak/announcement/view/8) was previously an academic advisor or supervisor or is/was a direct superior or a close associate of the author of a paper submitted to the Competition, this situation shall constitute a conflict of interest.

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14. Submission Requirements

You must read and acknowledge that you've completed the requirements below before proceeding.

Check any that apply
The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
The submission file is in Microsoft Word document file format.
Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
I agree to have my data collected and stored according to the privacy statement.
I agree that the Editorial Board of the journal reserves the first print rights of all articles submitted to the Competition.
In the case of winning the competition I agree to published my paper in the Archives of Criminology with open access and to sign a free, non-exclusive licence agreement granting permission to publish my work.

 15. Comments for the Editor