The David M. Howard Memorial Prize in American Politics recognizes an exceptionally deserving graduate student conducting research in the field of American political behavior or public policy.

Recipients of the Howard Prize must demonstrate a passion for — and engagement in — politics. They must also have experience in research, or practical activity, on the role of public opinion and engagement in politics. In your application, you will provide a statement on how you meet these criteria in 600 words.

The coversheet along with the your statement must be submitted in PDF or Word format in a single file. The application deadline is September 1, 2018, at 5 p.m. See the application form on the Graduate Division website. Email Ethan Rarick for form and more information.