Crime, Law, and Deviance Call for Award Nominees Statement


Albert J. Reiss Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award

The CLD section is seeking nominations for the Albert Reiss Book Award. This award, given every two years, is for the most distinguished book in the subject area of Crime, Law, or Deviance.  Nominations may be submitted to the committee chair, Victor Rios at vrios@soc.ucsb.edu. Nominations must be received by March 1, 2015 to receive consideration.


Distinguished Student Paper Award

The CLD section invites submissions for the 2015 Distinguished Student Paper Award competition. Papers may be conceptual or theoretical, addressing any topic in the sociology of crime, deviance, law or criminal justice. Submissions may be sole- or multiple-authored, but all authors must be students. Papers should be article length (approximately 30 double spaced pages) and should follow the manuscript preparation guidelines used by the American Sociological Review. Papers accepted for publication at the time of submission are not eligible. The winner will receive $500 to offset the cost of attending the 2015 ASA meeting. Please submit papers to committee chair Alexes Harris yharris@uw.edu. Papers must be received by March 1, 2015 to receive consideration.

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