The UC Center Sacramento announces its third annual Emerging Scholars Award for Excellence in Research and Public Policy. The award will recognize excellence in graduate student research with a direct impact on public policy. The recipients of the Emerging Scholars Award will receive a $500 prize and will deliver an invited policy lecture at the UC Center.
Submissions, accepted through May 5, 2017, must include:
- An abstract (250 words)
- Two-page summary of paper
- Current CV
- Teaching evaluations from last two quarters/semesters
- Letter of recommendation from a supervising professor that specifically comments on both the impact of the applicant’s research and his or her effectiveness as a public speaker
Please submit all materials — with letter of recommendation sent separately by the professor — to Kendra Tully at firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line “Emerging Scholars Award.” Past winners include Anne Brown, PhD, UCLA, and Rebecca Taylor, PhD, UC Berkeley.