Student Awards

Best Student Paper in International Planning

Due: June 1st, 2019

This award recognizes the best student paper on international planning presented at the annual conference of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning. In selecting the best paper, the award committee will consider its contribution to advancing our understanding of global planning issues. 


To be eligible, a student must be the sole author of a paper that was presented at the 2018 ACSP conference in Buffalo.  Winners will be announced at the GPEIG Business Meeting at ACSP 2019 in Greenville.


The paper (PDF) and one letter of nomination, from either the student’s faculty advisor or program chair, must be submitted electronically by June 1st to Atul Pokharel, committee chair, at The paper should not exceed 35 pages of text including graphics, should be double-spaced with at least 1” margins on all sides, and written in a 12-point font.

Award Committee