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AASSC Publication Awards

AASSC Publication Awards

The AASSC Gurli Aagaard Woods Undergraduate Publication Award for the best essay written for an undergraduate course relating to Scandinavia.

The AASSC Marna Feldt Graduate Publication Award for the best essay written for a graduate course relating to Scandinavia.

The award-winning essays will be published in Scandinavian-Canadian Studies/Études scandinaves au Canada. Instructors who teach Scandinavian-content courses are invited to nominate one essay per year for consideration by the prize jury.

Undergraduate student essays between 2000 to 4000 words in length and graduate student essays between 5000 to 7000 words in length (excluding footnotes and bibliography) should be submitted in Chicago style (using in-text references). Papers written and submitted to their instructors in the year 2017 are eligible for nomination.  The deadline for nominations and submissions for the award is January 15, 2018.

The instructor making the nomination must remove the students’ name from the submitted essay. Please attach a title sheet to the submission with the following information: the student’s name and contact information, the instructor’s name, institutional affiliation, and contact information, and the title and dates of the course in which the work was produced.

Please send the submission material to Helga Thorson, Editor of Scandinavian-Canadian Studies, via email [scancan@uvic.ca].