The ASIS&T Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Jury is looking for the best Masters student research paper in information science. Any student in a Masters’ degree-granting institution can submit a paper. Papers must follow the guidelines of a JASIST article and must be endorsed by a faculty sponsor for submission to the contest. The paper must be original and cannot have been previously published nor be submitted to another publication or group while being considered for the award.
The package should consist of the following:
1. A cover letter stating the author’s name, address, academic affiliation, and that the attached paper is being submitted for the Best Student Research Award.
2. The paper can carry no author identification. Please note if you are using a word processing program that has author identification within the software please remove this as well.
3. No more than two letters of endorsement from faculty sponsors.
All nominations must be submitted by June 15, 2017 electronically to http://tinyurl.com/hz7ak3z