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Nominate to the ESS Graduate Student Paper Award

  •  ess_Graduate_student_awardCurrently, nominations are being requested for papers that were presented at the 2017 ISA annual convention in Baltimore. Panel chairs and discussant and paper presenters please make nominations!
  • Graduate students may nominate their own papers as well.
  • Graduate student papers that have been co‐authored with professors are not eligible for nomination for the best graduate student paper.
  • Eligible papers must have been presented at the ISA conference in Baltimore, but not necessarily in a panel sponsored by the ESS.
  • Authors do not have to be ESS members – while, of course, we encourage authors to join our section.
  • This said, papers should have a clear and dominant environmental angle.
  • Please indicate if the paper you nominate has already been accepted or even published by a journal (and if so, when and where).
  • Nominations should be sent by e-mail to ESS Chair Fari Zelli (
  • To enter the competition, e-mail a copy of your paper (in MS Word or PDF format) by no later than June 1st 2017.


  • The awardee receives a $150 prize plus consideration for publication by the journal Global Environmental Politics