The Ethnic Geography Specialty Group (EGSG) is pleased to sponsor its annual Student Paper Competition. Students who have completed a research paper to present at the AAG are eligible to submit their research paper for adjudication in this competition. The EGSG Student Paper Committee will evaluate all submissions based on written clarity, methodological rigor, and overall contribution to ethnic geography scholarship. The winner will receive a $250 prize, a certificate, a ticket to the AAG Award Luncheon and a formal recognition at the banquet, and in the EGSG Newsletter.
Papers must be based on original research completed as an undergraduate or graduate student and must adhere to following:
For further information you might contact Fenda Akiwumi (Student Paper Award Committee Chair) by e-mail Student Paper Competition Award Committee: Reuben Allen, Ball State University (2015-2017); Michael Webb, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (2015-2017) and; Fenda Akiwumi University of South Florida (2014-2016).
|2015||Shaolu Yu||University of Connecticut|
|2014||Scott Basford||University of Tennessee|
|2012||Alexandra Giancarlo||Louisiana State University|
|2011||Yang Yang||Humboldt State University|
|2010||Melissa Kelly||University of Uppsala|
|2008||Alan Marcus||University of Massachusetts, Amherst|
|2007||Brian Dunbar||California State University, Northridge|
|2005||Katherine Nashleanas||University of Nebraska, Lincoln|
|2004||Qingfang Wang||University of Georgia|
|2002||Susan Hume||University of Oregon|
|2001||Ranu Basu||University of Toronto|
|2000||Emily Skop||Arizona State University|