ASA Prize Deadlines Approaching

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We want to remind our community that prize nomination season is in full swing and two prizes are closing soon! Don't miss this opportunity to the African Studies Review's Best Africa-Based Dissertation Award or Prize for Best Africa-focused Anthology or Edited Collection. 

Please follow the eligibility guidelines under each separate prize (linked below). Nominate your own work (call your publisher!) or that of someone you admire based on the guidelines. 

What prizes am I eligible to win and how? See the full list below:

ASR Best Africa-Based Dissertation Award: Open nomination. Closes April 15
ASR Prize for Best Africa-focused Anthology or Edited Collection: Open nomination. Closes April 15
Distinguished Africanist Award: Open to Members. Closes April 30
Bethwell A. Ogot Book Prize: Nominations by publishers. Closes April 30
Conover-Porter Award: Open nomination. Closes April 30
Outstanding Service Award: Open to Members. Closes April 30
Gretchen Walsh Book Donation Award: Open nomination. Closes April 30
ASA Best Book Prize: Nominations by publishers. Closes May 15
ASA Film Prize: Nominations by film makers or distributors. Closes May 15

For questions, please contact us at members@africanstudies.org.