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The Vice-Principal for Studies and Language Policy calls the Mavi Dolç i Gastaldo Awards for the use of Catalan in doctoral thesis. The aim of these awards is to promote the use of Catalan in research and to improve the language quality of texts.

2022 Call


Students who completed their doctoral studies in the Universitat de Valencia.


Doctoral thesis must be partially or completely written in Catalan and they must have been registered and defended in the University of Valencia between 1 October 2021 and 30 September 2022.

Thesis presented in previous calls will not be accepted.

Thesis on language, literature, linguistics, translation and didactics, are not eligible.

Deadline for submission

From 15 June to 15 October 2022. PENDING

Financial envelope

Up to €3.000 per thesis.

The amount awarded will be based on the language quality and volume of the text written in Catalan.

Application form

Please, read the rules of the competition before submitting any application form or request. 

Applications can be made through the online office by typing your username and password of the University of Valencia or by using an electronic certificate issued by an official certification authority (from 15 June).

Open the menu “General” and then select:

  1. Type of unit: Serveis universitaris
  2. Addressed unit: Servei de Llengües i Política Lingüística
  3. Addressed group: Dinamització

Please attach the application form filled in as well as any other documents required in the rules.