Special Paper Competitions
Please note: All entries for Award Categories require the full paper to be submitted by the award submission deadline of November 1, 2013. A 250 word abstract is also required. For questions, please contact the APPE Office at: 812-855-6450 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Best Formal Paper by an Early Career Scholar – $500 prize
The Association is pleased to announce a competition for the best paper submitted by an Early Career Scholar, in practical or professional Ethics (An Early Career Scholar is defined as one who has received a Ph.D. or other terminal degree within the last eight years). Up to three awards may be made in this category.
Karen M.T. Muskavitch Award for Graduate Work in Practical Ethics – $500 Prize
The Association is pleased to announce a competition for the best paper submitted by a graduate student. Preference will be given to papers which focus on topics in research ethics, or innovative and effective approaches for teaching and engaging students in research ethics. Award winners also receive free registration to the Annual Meeting.
Best Formal Paper by a Graduate Student – $500 Prize
The Association is pleased to announce a competition for the best paper submitted by a graduate student in practical or professional ethics. Award winners also receive free registration to the Annual Meeting.
A select number of submissions in the above competitions will be considered for publication in the International Journal of Applied Philosophy.
Best Formal Papers on Pre-College Ethics – First Prize $750, Second Prize $500
The Association, with support of the Squire Family Foundation, sponsors a competition to advance the work of those interested in pre-college ethics. The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics will present an award for the top two papers submitted on innovative and effective approaches to teaching pre-college ethics or involving pre-college students in ethics education.
Undergraduate Formal Paper Competition – Free Conference Registration
The Association is pleased to invite undergraduate students to submit papers on any topic in practical and professional ethics. Award winners receive a certificate and free registration to the Annual Meeting.
All paper competition submissions must follow the Annual Meeting paper submission guidelines and must include a completed Submission Form indicating for which competition they are submitting a paper. Click here for the 2014_submissionForm_fillableUpdated.
Please see the Submission Guidelines and Categories page for full details.
For further information, please consult the APPE website at: http://appeonline.com/ or contact the office at:
Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
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Bloomington, Indiana 47405-3602
Telephone (812) 855-6450; FAX (812) 856-4969