Rogers Student Paper Award

The 2021 Candace Rogers Award for outstanding paper was awarded to: 

Peter Harvey – “'Everyone Thinks They’re Special': Socialization, Dispositions, and Cultural Logics in Two Elementary Schools"

Peter Francis Harvey is a PhD Candidate in Sociology and 2020 NAEd/Spencer Dissertation Fellow at the
University of Pennsylvania

Honorable Mention goes to:

Laura Adler -- "From the Job’s Worth to the Person’s Price: The Evolution of Pay-setting Practices since the 1950s." Laura Adler is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Sociology at Harvard University.

The Candace Rogers Award Committee invites submissions for the 2022 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.  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 15, 2021 to the Committee Chair. No papers submitted after this date will be accepted. 

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

Chair: Julie B. Wiest, West Chester University of PA, ([email protected])
Committee Members:
Deniz Yucel, William Paterson University
Rachel Durso, Washington College
Tuğçe Ellialti-Köse, Trent University