The Migration and Citizenship Section welcomes nominations and self-nominations for awards for (1) Best Book; (2) Best Article; (3) Best Dissertation; and, (4) Best Paper presented by a graduate student at APSA the preceding year (2019). Section membership is required to make a nomination (with the exception of the Best Dissertation Prize), but section membership is not required for consideration (though always encouraged!).
Section awards are presented during the APSA annual meeting section business meeting. To learn more about any award listed, contact the award committee chair of the award.
Award for best book on migration and/or citizenship published in the previous year (i.e., copyright and printed in 2020). Publishers or other nominators should send one hard copy of a book published (i.e., printed; either paperback or hardback) in 2020 to each committee member by March 15, 2021. Edited volumes are not eligible for the book award.
Best Book Award Selection Committee 2021:
Ines Valdez (Chair), firstname.lastname@example.org
Eisenacher Str. 45, 10823 Berlin, Germany
Janice Fine, email@example.com
315 Nassau St.
Princeton, NJ 08540
Loren Landau, firstname.lastname@example.org
University of Oxford
Department of International Development
Queen Elizabeth House, 30.28
3 Mansfield Road
Oxford OX1 3TB
Best Article Award
Award for best article on migration and/or citizenship published (i.e., printed) in the previous calendar year. Send one electronic copy of an article published (i.e., printed) in 2020 to each committee member by March 15, 2021.
Best Article Award Selection Committee 2021:
Kimberly Morgan (chair), George Washington University, email@example.com
Guy Grossman, University of Pennsylvania, firstname.lastname@example.org
Agustín Goenaga Orrego, Lund University, email@example.com
Award for best dissertation on migration and/or citizenship accepted in the previous calendar year. Send one electronic copy of a dissertation accepted in 2020 AND a dissertation abstract to each committee member. Nominees should also request their advisor to send an electronic letter of recommendation to the award committee chair. All materials are due March 15, 2021.
Best Dissertation Award Selection Committee 2021:
|Lina Newton (chair)||Hunter College, CUNYfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Colin Brown||Northeastern Universityemail@example.com|
|Beth Elise Whitaker||Univeristy of North Carolina, Charlottefirstname.lastname@example.org|
Award for best paper (either as part of a panel or poster session) on migration and/or citizenship presented by a graduate student at the 2020 APSA Annual Meeting (held virtually due to COVID). Send one electronic copy of a paper presented at APSA 2020 to each committee member by March 15, 2021.
Best Paper Award Selection Committee 2021:
|Christine Brenner (chair)||University of Massachusetts, Bostonemail@example.com|
|Barbara Buckinx||Princeton Universityfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|James Hollifield||Southern Methodist Universityemail@example.com|