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The CASID 2015 Best Paper Award

The CASID 2015 Best Paper Award will be presented for the first time at the Annual CASID Conference in 2015. This award honours an exceptional paper submitted by a non-student CASID member for presentation at the June 2015 CASID conference and submitted by April 30, 2015. The winning paper will deal with a subject related to CASID`s scope and interests.  Judging will be based on general quality, originality, subject matter and timeliness. The award will be accompanied by a $1500 cash prize and the winning paper can be submitted for possible publication in the Canadian Journal of Development Studies.


Complete papers must be submitted in electronic form (MS Word) by April 16, 2015.

Submissions and questions should be directed to the Conference Organizer

Professor Ron Harpelle
Department of History
Lakehead University
955 Oliver Rd.
Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 5E1