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Children and Youth Call for Award Nominees Statement

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Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award of the Section on Children and Youth (Book)

Deadline:  March 1, 2016
Contact:  Laura Hamilton, University of California, Merced, lhamilton2@ucmerced.edu

This award is given in odd years to an article and in even years to a book published in the preceding two years that has had a major impact on the field of Children and Youth. Books under consideration for the 2016 award should have been published in 2014-2015. Nominees must be current members of the American Sociological Association (ASA). While not a requirement, we encourage nominees to become members of ASA's Section on Children and Youth.  Self-nominations are appropriate. To make a nomination, write a letter briefly stating why the article should be considered and submit with a copy of the publication to Laura Hamilton, UC Merced, lhamilton2@ucmerced.edu. The deadline is March 1, 2016.

Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award of the Section on Children and Youth

Deadline:  March 1, 2016
Contact:  Anthony Peguero, Virginia Tech, anthony.peguero@vt.edu

This award recognizes an outstanding paper authored by one or more graduate students. To qualify for this year’s competition, the author and any co-authors must have been students at the time the paper was written. A paper is eligible if it made a “public appearance” in 2014-2015, defined as one of the following: 1) having been submitted for a class or seminar held in those years, 2) having been presented at a professional meeting in those years, or 3) having been accepted for publication or published in those years. Nominees must be current members of the American Sociological Association (ASA). While not a requirement, we encourage nominees to become members of ASA's Section on Children and Youth. Self-nominations are appropriate. To make a nomination, write a letter briefly stating why the paper should be considered and submit with a copy of the publication to the committee chair, Anthony Peguero, Virginia Tech, anthony.peguero@vt.edu. The deadline is March 1, 2016.

Distinguished Career Award of the Section on Children and Youth.

Deadline:  March 1, 2016
Contact: Amanda Lewis, University of Illinois, Chicago, aelewis@uic.edu

This award honors individuals for distinguished contributions to research and teaching on the sociology of children and youth. Candidates must have received their PhD at least seven calendar years prior to the nomination deadline. Nominees must be current members of the American Sociological Association (ASA). While not a requirement, we encourage nominees to become members of ASA's Section on Children and Youth. Self-nominations are appropriate. To make a nomination, write a letter briefly stating why the person should be considered and submit with a copy of their CV to the committee chair, Amanda Lewis, University of Illinois, Chicago, aelewis@uic.edu. The deadline is March 1, 2016.

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL NOMINEES MUST BE REGISTERED MEMBERS OF THE ASA
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SECTION AWARDS