Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) Prizes

The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association is pleased to present a call for nominations for three publication prizes AND the annual meeting student paper prize:

Best First Book in Native American and Indigenous Studies Prize: The Council of NAISA welcomes nominations for the best first book published by one or two authors on any topic related to Native American and Indigenous Studies. Edited volumes will not be considered. Nominations should be submitted in the form of a 250-400 word abstract summarizing the contribution of the nominated book as well as its significance to the field.

Best Subsequent Book in Native American and Indigenous Studies Prize: The Council of NAISA welcomes nominations for the best subsequent book (can be the second book or beyond) published by one or two authors on any topic related to Native American and Indigenous Studies. Edited volumes will not be considered. Nominations should be submitted in the form of a 250-400 word abstract summarizing the contribution of the nominated book as well as its significance to the field. 

Most thought-provoking article in the field of Native American and Indigenous Studies: The Council of NAISA welcomes nominations for the best article on Native American and Indigenous Studies on any topic related to the field.  Article must have been published in a scholarly journal or an edited volume/anthology. Both single and multiple-authored articles are eligible for nomination. Nominations should be submitted in the form of a 250-400 word abstract summarizing the contribution of the nominated article as well as its significance to the field.

NAISA Annual Meeting Student Paper Prize: The Council of NAISA invites nominations for the best student paper prize to be presented at the Annual meeting of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association. Only presenters and papers ALREADY accepted for presentation at the annual meeting are eligible for nomination. Papers may be self-nominated or nominated by any NAISA member. Papers must be paginated, left margin justified, double-spaced, and may not exceed 4,000 words, not inclusive of references/endnotes.

 

Agency Name: 
Native American and Indigenous Studies Association
Contact Name: 
Hector MacIntyre
Grant Location: 
External
External Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Grant Type: 
Awards
Grant Area: 
Social Science
Fine Arts
Humanities
Grant Eligibility: 
Faculty
Students