Student Awards

Best Student Paper in International Planning

Due: July 31st, 2018

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 2017 ACSP conference in Denver.  Winners will be announced at the GPEIG Business Meeting at ACSP 2018 in Buffalo.


The paper (PDF) and one letter of nomination, from either the student’s faculty advisor or program chair, must be submitted electronically by July 31 to 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

Priyam Das, Chair, University of Hawaii at Manoa (Chair)
John C. Harris, University of Oklahoma
Atul Pokharel, New York University
Cuz Potter, Korea University