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March 11, 2016
 
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Political Science Department Awards

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Robert J. Johnson Prize for Best Political Science Paper Jennifer lin

One of two recipients, 2015
Every year the Political Science Department awards the Johnson Prize for the Best Paper in Political Science. The paper must have been submitted in a political science course within the previous three semesters and received a grade of “A.” Students may enter more than one paper. 

Self or peer nomination
Deadline: March 3, 2016
Award: monetary
Past Award Recipient:
2015: Jennifer Lin

 


Hugh A. Wilson Award for Social and Economic JusticeFall 2015 Newsletter Revised 10-6-2015

The Hugh A. Wilson Award recognizes a senior Political Science major for activism in the areas of social and economic justice. The selection criteria are activities that serve the public interest, traditionally vulnerable groups, and social and economic equality.

Self nomination
Deadline: March 3, 2016
Award: monetary
Past Award Recipient:
2015: Jasmine Brown

 


Robert J. Johnson Prize for Best Political Science PaperFall 2015 Newsletter Revised 10-6-2015

One of two recipients, 2015
Every year the Political Science Department awards the Johnson Prize for the Best Paper in Political Science. The paper must have been submitted in a political science course within the previous three semesters and received a grade of “A.”

Students may enter more than one paper.

Self nomination
Deadline: March 3, 2016
Award: monetary
Past Award Recipient:
2015: Sarah Cinquemani

 


W. Grafton Nealley Award for Excellence in Political ScienceFall 2015 Newsletter Revised 10-6-2015

The department bestows the W. Grafton Nealley Award for Excellence in Political Science to its most outstanding senior. A committee of faculty members evaluates potential award recipients, taking into consideration factors such as grade point average in political science, the number and difficulty of courses taken, and improvement
over time.

Students are nominated by the Political Science faculty.
Award: monetary and a book. The
recipient’s name is displayed on a
plaque in the department office.
Past Award Recipient:
2015: Alexa Savino

All prizes and awards are for majors with the status of senior and who are expected to meet requirements for graduation, Class of 2016.
 

For further information, please contact:

Department of Political Science
p – 516.877.4590

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