ASIANetwork invites undergraduate students from member institutions to submit papers for the Marianna McJimsey Award, which recognizes the best undergraduate student paper dealing with Asia.
The prize honors the outstanding service of Marianna McJimsey, the first Executive Director of ASIANetwork and the first editor of the ASIANetwork Exchange.
ASIANetwork will award a cash prize and provide lodging and meals for the award recipient to attend the spring Annual Meeting of ASIANetwork to receive the award. The winning paper will appear in the peer-reviewed journal ASIANetwork Exchange: A Journal for Asian Studies in the Liberal Arts.
Eligibility: Undergraduate students and previous year graduates from colleges and universities with current membership in ASIANetwork.
Field: South Asia, Southeast Asia, East Asia, or Asia in Diaspora. Papers may be from any academic discipline.
Submission of papers: A student may submit only one entry. Papers may be submitted by the student author or by a faculty member acting on behalf of a student. The length is between 3,000 and 5,000 words.
See the current award announcement for additional details.