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Policy Papers Award



The Moroccan Institute for Policy Analysis (MIPA) is organizing a competition to select the best three policy papers on issues of democratization and political and transformation, institutional reforms and administrative modernization, economic development, educational reform, new social movements, Islamic  movements and other relevant public policy issues.

On this occasion, MIPA invites interested researchers to participate, by submitting their policy papers on public policies in Morocco.


Terms & conditions:

This competition is open to all Moroccan and non-Moroccan researchers interested in producing policy papers on Morocco.

MIPA receives contributions in Arabic or English. This is in accordance with the conditions and guidelines applied by MIPA in the production and publication of policy papers, which you will find in the following links:

Publication Guidelines :

Policy papers Guidelines:


The prize:

First paper: 3000 MAD

Second paper: 2000 MAD

Third paper: 1500 MAD


MIPA will translate the winning papers into Arabic or English after publishing them in their original language. MIPA will also publish the winning papers on its website and social networks, and they will be circulated to the press, national and international research institutions, and a select group of decision-makers, experts, and local and international researchers.


The submitted papers must be:

  • Original and never been published elsewhere.
  • Between 2000 and 2500 words and respect the conditions and guidelines in the links above.
  • Sent and titled “Policy Papers Award” before June 18th, 2021 at 12pm (Morocco time)
  • Emailed to:


The shortlist and the final list will be announced after the papers are arbitrated by an independent research committee.


For more information, contact Dr. Rachid Aourraz at:

Or email MIPA at :




Moroccan Institute for Policy Analysis

MIPA is a non-profit independent research institution based in Rabat, Morocco. Founded by a group of transdisciplinary researchers, MIPA’s mission is to produce systematic and in-depth analysis of relevant policy issues that lead to new and innovative ideas for solving some of the most pressing issues relating to democracy.


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