Highly Commended

The Use of Strategic Outsourcing in SMEs and Startups to Reduce Dependence on External Finance

Colm Beckett
Institute of Technology Carlow
Category: 
Business

A Comparison of Speed and Power Variables in u18, u21 and Senior Inter-county Hurling Players and an Investigation into the Relationship Between Speed and Power in Elite Hurlers

Lisa Bolger
University of Limerick
Category: 
Life Sciences

MICROBIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT OF SELECTED YOGHURT DRINKS RETAILED IN ILORIN METROPOLIS, NORTH-CENTRAL NIGERIA.

Oluwaseun Aladeboyeje
University of Ilorin
Category: 
Life Sciences

What role have humans played in modifying animal behaviour? A case study of the domestic dog.

Eliot Haworth
University of Manchester
Category: 
Life Sciences

The genus Beggiatoa and its effects on the nutrient cycles of the Baltic Sea

Matti Ruuskanen
University of Helsinki
Category: 
Life Sciences

Long-term differentiation of neuronal and astroglial cultures derived from noggin-primed human embryonic stem cells

Nils Korte
University of Melbourne
Category: 
Life Sciences

Impact of Chronic Use of Proton Pump Inhibitor Drugs on Vitamin B12 Status, and the Role of Fortified Foods

Cathal O'Hara
University of Ulster
Category: 
Life Sciences

Reconstructing the Genetic Legacy of Cook’s Petrels (Pterodroma cookii)

Ayla Van Loenen
University of Canterbury
Category: 
Life Sciences

Methods for Measuring Evolutionary Potential in Marine Biota

Taryn Laubenstein
Yale University
Category: 
Life Sciences

How can we use psychoanalysis to explore issues of fear and anxiety in literary texts?

Elisabeth Jones
Cardiff University
Category: 
Literature

The Significance of the Other in Middle English Romance: Sir Isumbras and the alliterative Morte Arthure

Naomi Alderson
Cardiff University
Category: 
Literature

There’s Nothing Worth Saying About [Flarf]’: Evaluating the Success of Stupidity as an Anti-System Gesture

Bethany Worrall
Cardiff University
Category: 
Literature

Immune evasion by staphylococci

Caoimhe O'Brien
University College Dublin
Category: 
Life Sciences

Wayward Sons and Willful Bastards: Sovereign Legitimacy in Shakespeare's Henry IV and King Lear

Caitlin Jokubaitis
Columbia University
Category: 
Literature

Trauma and Time in Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse Five

Laura Kho
Durham University
Category: 
Literature

Ambivalence and Ambiguity in Postcolonial Memory

Michael Wee
Durham University
Category: 
Literature

A “Feature Sharing” account of attributive and predicative adjectival gender agreement in French

Christopher Hammerly
University of Minnesota
Category: 
Languages & Linguistics

Subverting the Tyranny of the Novel: Transmedia Storytelling in Ishmael Reed’s Flight to Canada

Amsale Alemu
Harvard University
Category: 
Literature

Psychic Travel in 'Naked Lunch'

Nati Amitai
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Category: 
Literature

According to Raylene Ramsay, Maryse Condé presents the reader with ‘an incomplete patchwork of individual representations, with little “islands of consciousness” connected only by blank spaces and missing information’. Why does Condé structure her novel i

Rory Grugan
Queen's University Belfast
Category: 
Languages & Linguistics