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Marian Madison Gypsy Lore Society Young Scholar’s Prize in Romani Studies

posted Oct 10, 2016, 9:40 AM by Sheila Salo   [ updated Oct 10, 2016, 9:40 AM ]
The Gypsy Lore Society established the Marian Madison Gypsy Lore Society Young Scholar’s Prize in Romani Studies for the best unpublished paper by a young scholar on a topic in Gypsy and Traveler Studies. The prize is a cash award of $500. The winning paper will be published, after any necessary revisions, in an issue of the journal Romani Studies.
In order to be eligible the papers have to be:
·         Written by undergraduate students, graduate students beyond their first year of study and PhDs up to 3 years after awarding of the degree;
·         Discuss any topic in the field of Romani Studies;
·         Unpublished and not under consideration for publication at the time of submission;
·         Submitted in English.
 
The deadline for receipt of papers for the current cycle is October 30, 2016.
For more details consult the GLS website at http://www.gypsyloresociety.org/gypsy-lore-society-young-scholars-prize or contact Sofiya Zahova, szahova@yahoo.com
 
Please distribute the information among students and young scholars.