CinemArts Graduate Student Essay Award

deadline for submissions: 
February 7, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
CinemArts SIG (SCMS)

The CinemArts: Film and Art History SIG of the Society for Cinema and Media Studies seeks submissions for its Graduate Student Essay Prize, with the winner to be announced at the 2020 conference.  This award is meant to recognize outstanding scholarship from students currently enrolled in a recognized graduate program and working at the intersection of film, art and visual culture.  Applicants must be current SCMS and CinemArts members (but not necessarily presenting at the 2020 conference).  Submissions may include revised seminar papers, dissertation excerpts, or any essay published in 2019-2020.  Submissions are limited to one per applicant, should not exceed 8,500 words (excluding notes), and must use a standard citation format.  If the winning essay is unpublished, the author may be matched with a mentor to help prepare the essay for publication. Submissions due by February 7, 2020 using this link: https://goo.gl/forms/ZPLnJBfQvpIC8nQw1

Please direct any questions to CinemArtsEssayPrize@gmail.com