This is a final reminder that the nomination deadline is approaching to submit a nomination for four (4) 2020 Urban Affairs Association (UAA) Awards! You must be a current UAA member to submit a nomination.

Please submit your nominations for any of the four awards listed below by November 29, 2019 (11:59 PM CST).

Questions? Please contact us at awards@uaamail.org.


Contribution to the Field of Urban Affairs
    

Nomination Deadline: November 29, 2019
Decision by: January 30, 2020

This award recognizes individuals whose body of work has contributed to defining the field. One or more awards will be given annually at the UAA spring conference.

Award recipients receive a plaque, lifetime UAA membership, complimentary registration for the UAA conference (at which the award is presented)and an invitation to the annual VIP Dinner. See UAA website for full details.


Mary Helen Callahan Distinguished Service Award

Nomination Deadline: November 29, 2019
Decision by: January 30, 2020

This award recognizes individuals who have provided an outstanding record of service to UAA and/or the field of urban affairs.

Award recipients receive a plaque, lifetime UAA membership, complimentary registration for all UAA conferences, and an invitation to the annual VIP Dinner. See UAA website for full details.


Marilyn J. Gittell Activist Scholar

Nomination Deadline: November 29, 2019
Decision by: January 30, 2020

This award seeks to honor an activist scholar who engages in community-oriented research and policy advocacy. The award recipient will be featured in a special colloquy session that focuses on her/his scholarly work.

Award recipients receive a $1000 honorarium, a plaque, complimentary conference registration, and an invitation to the annual VIP Dinner. See the UAA website for additional details.


Alma H. Young Emerging Scholar
        

Nomination Deadline: November 29, 2019
Decision by: January 30, 2020

This award recognizes emerging scholars whose work exemplifies outstanding scholarship in urban affairs. Students pursuing doctoral research related to urban affairs, regardless of academic discipline, are eligible to apply.

Award recipients receive a $1,000 honorarium, a plaque, complimentary conference registration, modest conference travel support, and an invitation to the annual VIP Dinner. See UAA website for full details.