Emerging Scholar graphicThe 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 katully@ucdavis.edu, with the subject line “Emerging Scholars Award.” Past winners include Anne Brown, PhD, UCLA, and Rebecca Taylor, PhD, UC Berkeley.


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