Candace Rogers Student Paper Award

The winner of the 2018 Candace Rogers Award for The Most Outstanding Paper by a Graduate Student is Anna Skarpelis of New York University for her paper “Beyond Aryans: Germanification, Racial Classification and Stratified Citizenship in Nazi-Occupied Eastern Europe”.

The Candace Rogers Award Committee invites submissions for the 2019 Candace Rogers Award. This award is given annually at the ESS meeting to a graduate student for an outstanding paper on any current social issue. The paper should be in a style suitable for publication in a professional journal and should not exceed 35 double-spaced pages, including tables and references; papers over that length will not be considered. The paper may not be previously published or forthcoming in a professional journal. It may not be coauthored, and its author must be a graduate student at the time the paper is submitted.

The award will be announced and presented at a special session at the annual meeting which will be in Boston, MA, March 14-17, 2019.  The recipient must be an ESS member at the time the award is presented and is expected to be at the meeting to receive the award. Eligible students should submit an electronic version of their paper by October 31, 2018 to the committee chair. No papers submitted after this date will be accepted.

Send all submissions to the Co-Chairs:

Sarah Damaske
Associate Professor of Labor & Employment Relations, Sociology
The Pennsylvania State University
School of Labor and Employment Relations


Anne R. Roschelle
Chair, Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies 
Professor, Department of Sociology
SUNY – New Paltz

Students should include their address, institutional affiliation, phone number, and e-mail address with their submission.