Cash Prizes To Go to Best MBA Papers in Carl Marks Papers Competition: Deadline May 31
May 3, 2007
(TMA International Headquarters)
May 3, 2007 – May 31 is the deadline for entries in the Carl Marks Student Paper
Competition, administered by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) to
recognize outstanding student achievement in the field of corporate renewal.
Funds for a $3,000 first-place prize and $1,500 second-place prize in two
categories are provided by Carl Marks Advisory Group LLC in New York. Travel
expenses are also provided for one author of each winning paper
to accept the awards at the TMA Annual Convention in
Boston, October 16-19, 2007.
individuals or teams must be written between May 30, 2006, and May 30, 2007.
Students enrolled in an MBA program or equivalent business-related Master’s
program at the time the paper was written are eligible. First and second place
prizes are awarded in two categories: turnaround case studies and papers that
are based on theoretical or conceptual turnaround issues. Entries will be judged
on relevance to issues pertinent to corporate distress, financial restructuring
and reorganization and quality of writing and analysis. Application guidelines
and forms are available online at
Turnaround Management Association (www.turnaround.org) is the only international
non-profit association dedicated to corporate renewal and turnaround management.
With international headquarters in Chicago, TMA has 7,800 members in 40 regional
chapters who comprise a professional community of turnaround practitioners,
attorneys, accountants, investors, lenders, venture capitalists, accountants,
appraisers, liquidators, executive recruiters and consultants.
Its Certified Turnaround Professional
(CTP) program recognizes professional excellence and provides an objective
measure of expertise related to workouts, restructurings and corporate renewal.
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