Nominations Open- Prizes for Scholarly Works (BASEES)

Deadline: July 1, 2021

Nominations are now open for the BASEES Women’s Forum Prizes. Nominations for the book and article/chapter prizes should be submitted by 1st July 2021. Please do submit your eligible publications for consideration!

The Forum will offer three prize awards this coming year, for scholarly works of high quality either produced by a woman or which furthers knowledge about gender and diversity relevant to the East European, Russian and Eurasian region, in the following categories:

a) A singly or jointly authored book OR a singly or jointly authored edited collection.
b) A scholarly article or book chapter.
c) A postgraduate conference paper, to be given at the BASEES conference in 2022.

Works nominated for consideration must be of a scholarly character and must be in English. Books and articles for the 2021-22 prize must have a 2020 publication date. The authors of nominated works must at the time of nomination be members or associate members of BASEES. For book prize nominations, two copies of the nominated work should be sent to the BASEES Women’s Forum Prize Committee at the following address (emailed PDF copies of articles and book chapters are sufficient):

BASEES Women’s Forum Prize Committee
c/o Dr Julia Sutton-Mattocks
Department of Russian and Czech
University of Bristol
17 Woodland Road
BS8 1UP, U.K.

The deadline for nominations for the postgraduate paper prize will be 1st March 2022. A copy of the paper should be submitted in advance of the conference.

You may submit nominations using the official form. This can be found on the BASEES website, where you will also find further details about the prizes:
Please send your completed form to