Katharine Jocher-Belle Boone Beard Award

This award recognizes distinguished scholarly contributions to the understanding of gender and society. The award honors a significant career of professional achievements. Award recipients may organize a session at the annual meeting.

Nomination Procedure
Any member of the SSS may submit a nomination but self-nominations are not accepted. The nominee must be a member of SSS. The primary nominator should submit a packet of materials including several letters endorsing the nomination (the majority of them from current SSS members), the nominee’s curriculum vitae, particular publications and other supporting documentation.

Nominations must be submitted by December 1 in odd numbered years to Chair of SSS Committee on Honors.

Email nominations, including electronic versions of supplementary materials, are preferred. The award will be given in even numbered years.

Katharine Jocher-Belle Boone Beard Award Recipients