02September2014

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Graduate Student Paper Prize

In 2001, the ASA Board of Directors established an annual prize for the best graduate student paper. The prize is awarded at the Annual Meeting for an essay presented at the previous year's Annual Meeting. Graduate students should submit papers they wish to be considered for the prize, together with a letter of support from their faculty adviser, by April 30 to the members of the committee. The winning essay will be submitted to the African Studies Review for expedited peer review. If the essay is recommended for publication it will appear in the April issue following the Annual Meeting in which the prize is awarded.

Committee:

Professor Josephine Beoku-Betts, Chair (Sociology, Florida Atlantic University)
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Professor Elias Bongmba (Religion, Rice University)
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Professor Dianna Shandy (Anthropology, Macalester College)
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Professor Michael Kevane (Economics, Santa Clara University)
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Graduate students should submit papers they wish to be considered for the prize by April 30 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and to the committee members listed above.
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