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Edward McClure Award for the Best Master’s Student Paper

posted Jun 5, 2012, 1:06 AM by Urban Planning Coalition SJSU
Deadline: June 30, 2012

Recognizes superior scholarship in a paper prepared by a masters
student in an ACSP-member school. Submissions may address any topic of
investigation generated in the course of pursuing a master’s degree in
urban/city/community/town/regional planning.

Papers should result from a one-term regular class. Master's theses,
terminal professional reports and student group projects are NOT
eligible. Submissions should have been prepared during academic year
2010-2011 or 2011-2012. Nominations (limited to one per program) must
come from the program chairperson or the faculty advisor; students are
urged to ask the appropriate faculty members to nominate their papers.
Nominations should indicate the course for which the paper was
prepared. This award carries a cash grant of $100, a plaque plus full
student registration to the conference. The award is presented at the
ACSP Annual Conference and the winner is asked to present the paper
during the conference.

Submissions, not exceeding 45 pages of text including graphics, must
be double (or 1.5) spaced with margins of 1" or greater and a font not
less than 12 points. Send electronic version of paper plus letter of
nomination by a faculty member to the committee chair in a Word or pdf
file with “McClure Submit” in the subject line by June 30, 2012.


Ayse Pamuk
Committee Chair
Email: pamuk@sfsu.edu