Reminder: NLC-UAA Grant Applications due Friday, Nov. 22

November 19, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Call for Applications Fellowships for Research on Preemption Impacts on Cities & Towns Deadline for Applications: November 22, 2019 11:59pm CST Review Decisions: December 9, 2019 While preemption has grown as a tool for states, its impacts on the functions of cities, their residents and their businesses have gone largely unexamined…until now! The National League of … Read More

Call for Nominations: Emerging Scholar Award (Deadline: Nov. 29, 2019)

November 13, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) is seeking nominations for the Emerging Scholar Award to recognize emerging scholars whose work exemplifies outstanding scholarship in urban affairs. Do you know an emerging scholar? Nominate a student or recent graduate (within the last year) for the emerging scholar award whose doctoral research is related to urban affairs. Nominations are welcomed from any academic … Read More

Call for Nominations: Mary Helen Callahan Distinguished Service Award (Deadline: Nov. 29, 2019)

November 13, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) is seeking nominations for the Mary Helen Callahan Distinguished Service Award to recognize individuals who have provided an outstanding record of service to UAA and/or the field of urban affairs. We are looking for nominees who have distinguished themselves in one or more of the following areas: (1) exceptional and impactful service … Read More

Call for Nominations: Contribution to the Field of Urban Affairs Award (Deadline – Nov. 29, 2019)

November 13, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

The Urban Affairs Association (UAA) is seeking nominations for the Contribution to the Field of Urban Affairs Award to recognize individuals whose body of work has contributed to defining the field. The award will be presented to one or more individuals at the 2020 UAA Conference in Washington, DC. We are seeking your assistance in publicizing the … Read More

Call for Nominations: Activist Scholar Award (Deadline Nov. 29, 2019)

November 13, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

The Urban Affairs Association is seeking nominations for the UAA-SAGE Marilyn Gittell Activist Scholar Award to recognize urban activist scholarship. The award was established in 2011 to highlight the importance of field-based urban scholarship and promote the dissemination of work by activist urban scholars. The award is designed to focus on the research of an individual who … Read More

Data Available for NLC-UAA Grant (Reminder: Applications due Nov. 22)

November 3, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Call for Applications Fellowships for Research on Preemption Impacts on Cities & Towns Deadline for Applications: November 22, 2019 11:59pm CST Review Decisions: December 9, 2019 While preemption has grown as a tool for states, its impacts on the functions of cities, their residents and their businesses have gone largely unexamined…until now! The National League of … Read More

National League of Cities-UAA Research Fellowships Available (Application deadline: November 22, 2019)

August 22, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Call for Applications Fellowships for Research on Preemption Impacts on Cities & Towns Deadline for Applications: November 22, 2019 11:59pm CST Review Decisions: December 9, 2019 While preemption has grown as a tool for states, its impacts on the functions of cities, their residents and their businesses have gone largely unexamined…until now! The National League of … Read More

UAA 2020 Conference: Now Accepting Abstract/Session Proposal Submissions

July 15, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Washington, DC USA | April 2-4, 2020 | Renaissance Downtown Hotel Shaping the Future of Urban Research Now Accepting Abstract/Session Proposal Submissions! Submission Deadline: October 1, 2019 The Urban Affairs Association Online Abstract Submission System is now open. We are accepting proposals for papers, posters, organized panels, organized colloquies, and breakfast roundtable discussions on a wide … Read More

Submit Your Paper for the 2020 Best Conference Paper Award (for 2019 conference papers presented in Los Angeles)

July 3, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

Deadline: Monday, July 15, 2019 This award is presented to the author(s) of the paper judged to be the best paper presented at the Urban Affairs Association’s (UAA) conference. Recipients are given a  $1000 honorarium, an award plaque and complimentary conference registration (valued at $400+) to the subsequent conference where the achievement is officially recognized. … Read More

UAA 2019 Online Conference Program Now Available!

February 26, 2019UAA Community News, UAA Conference

1. Review the Online Program!  The 2019 UAA Conference online program is now available. Check out the wide range of topics and presentations slated for the 49th UAA Conference in Los Angeles, California! Are you participating in the 2019 conference or plan to attend? Continue reading for presentation, travel, and registration information. 2. Find a Presentation!  … Read More