Category Archives: Prize

Sylvia Forman Prize for Student Papers in Feminist Anthropology

Deadline: June 1
Length/Amount: $500 for undergraduates, $1000 for graduate students
Comments: “We encourage essays in all four subfields of anthropology. Essays may be based on research on a wide variety of topics including (but not limited to) feminist analysis of women’s work, education, reproduction, sexuality, religion, and expressive culture, language, family and kin relations, economic development, gender and material culture, gender and biology, women and development, globalization, and intersectionalities of gender, race, sexuality, and class”


NWSA Women of Color Caucus Award

Deadline: June 30 in 2012
Length/Amount: $500
Comments: Award intended to “promote the intellectual development of emerging scholars who engage in critical theoretical discussions and/or analyses about feminist or womanist issues”; “The Caucus identifies women of color as those persons from African, Asian (including Asian American, Pacific Islander, Arab or Middle East Asian), Latin American, or American Indian (including African Native American or Alaskan Native) descent concerning women and girls of color in the United States and the diaspora

NWSA Lesbian Caucus Award

Deadline: May 15 annually
Length/Amount: $500
Comments: Prize in recognition of a Master’s Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation research project that resonates with the mission of NWSA and the goals of the Lesbian Caucus; letters of recommendation/nomination required