The american studies association (asa) is an organization founded in 1951 it is the oldest scholarly organization devoted to the interdisciplinary study of us culture and history  the asa works to promote meaningful dialogue about the us , throughout the us and across the globe. Asian american studies working group emr dissertation writing working group latinx studies working group thank you to all who entered the 2018 senior thesis prize in ethnicity, migration, rights concentrator in social studies kamran’s thesis gives a rigorous account of how colonialism, nationalism, and migration shape the quality. The competition for the eisinger prize is open to all graduate students in american studies entries should be recent, unpublished essays, including work appearing in one's dissertation, that deal with some aspect of american culture and society. Join asa membership - income under $25,000 2500 best dissertation in american studies: best book publication prize mary c turpie prize outstanding teaching, advising, and program development in american studies: angela y davis prize outstanding public scholarship: bode – pearson prize. Dr jacob blanc’s phd dissertation, ‘the price of peace: itaipu and the meanings of land and opposition in brazil, 1957-1984’ was recently named humanities award winner in the brazilian section by the latin american studies association (lasa.
Ee schattschneider award [$750]: for the best doctoral dissertation in the field of american government kenneth sherrill prize [$200]: for the best doctoral dissertation proposal for an empirical study of lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (lgbt) topics in political science. The melvin dixon prize for the best dissertation in african american studies kristin moriah dark stars of the evening: performing african american citizenship and identity in germany, 1890-1920. About the sylvia ardyn boone prize the sylvia ardyn boone prize is awarded for the best written work by a yale student on african or african-american art the prize is jointly administered by the history of art and african american studies departments.
Book prize fellowships home → fellowships for more than 50 years, the american institute of indian studies has provided funding to pre- and post-doctoral scholars and artists in pursuit of knowledge about india junior fellowships are for graduate students conducting research for their doctoral dissertations in india. Nicholas w bellono phd '15, receives a joukowsky outstanding dissertation award at commencement the joukowsky family foundation outstanding dissertation award is an annual prize awarded by the graduate school for superior achievements in research by students who are completing their phds supported through the generosity of the joukowsky family foundation, the awards are usually given to. Welcome to the obama institute for transnational american studies the obama institute for transnational american studies at the johannes gutenberg university mainz offers a dynamic and wide-ranging program in both research and teaching for all students interested in topics related to the americas in a global context.
Cultural studies dissertation fellowship graduate student essay award society for ethnomusicology student news the colby kullman prize: first place for outstanding critical essay the elizabeth baranger excellence in teaching award ” journal of american studies 464 (book review. Dissertation prize: social sciences award presented by the brazil section winner best essay in latin american visual culture studies, 2016-2017 presented by the vision culture section winner about lasa sections frequently asked questions section awards. She received her phd in american studies and ethnicity, with a graduate certificate in gender studies, from the university of southern california in 2010 her work has appeared in creative, journalistic, online, and academic publications. The john o iatrides best dissertation prize is awarded on a biennial schedule for the best english-language dissertation on a greek subject the next prize will be awarded at the november 7-10, 2019 mgsa symposium, to be held in sacramento, ca the 2019 prize competition covers dissertations completed since the april 2017 deadline.
Annually, the american studies association gives the mary c turpie prize, established in 1993, to a person who has demonstrated outstanding abilities and achievement in american studies teaching, advising, and program development at the local or regional level. The zuckerman prize offers $2,000 for the best dissertation connecting american history (in any period) with literature and/or art only unpublished dissertations formally accepted between 1 january 2009 and 31 december 2010 qualify for the prize. About lasa sections frequently asked questions section awards governance description of roles frequently asked questions guidelines for submission selection process - paper/panel selection process - travel grants proposal submission website and instructions.
The aiis book prize in order to promote scholarship in south asian studies, the american institute of indian studies (aiis) awards two prizes each year for the best unpublished book manuscript on an indian subject: “the edward cameron dimock, jr prize in the indian humanities” “the joseph w elder prize in the indian social sciences. Ralph henry gabriel prize for best doctoral dissertation in american studies the graduate program is now accepting nominations for the ralph henry gabriel prize for best doctoral dissertation in american studies. The zuckerman prize offers $2,000 for the best dissertation connecting american history (in any period) with literature and/or art only unpublished dissertations formally accepted between 1 january 2016 and 31 december 2017 qualify for the prize.
This prize was established in 1987 by kathryn huggins’s brother, the late professor nathan i huggins, w e b du bois professor of history and of afro-american studies, to remember kathryn by bringing attention to the values she held most dear: personal commitment and dedication to study, humanism through the study of other peoples and. The nacbs dissertation fellowship is awarded to support dissertation research in the british isles on any topic of british (including scottish, irish and imperial) history or british studies the fellowship consists of a $10,000 stipend. Salo and jeanette baron dissertation prize scheduling the defense and with the foundation of a year-long course on the history and methods of american studies, students design their own interdisciplinary curriculum from course offerings across columbia students have traditionally written on american literature and history, but in.