Dennis J. O’Brien USAEE/IAEE Best Student Paper Award
USAEE and IAEE are pleased to continue the Dennis J. O’Brien USAEE/IAEE Student Paper Award program for student papers on energy economics.
Up to 10 Student Paper Awards may be given, each consisting of a $500 cash prize plus a waiver of conference registration fees (a value of $300) for the 29th USAEE/IAEE North American Conference, October 14-16, 2010.
Four of these award recipients will also be invited to present their papers at the Best Student Paper Competition on the first day of the conference. These four students will receive an additional $250 cash prize, for a total of $750. A panel of judges at the student paper session will select one of the four papers to receive the Best Student Paper Award.
The winner of the Best Student Paper Award will receive a further $250 cash prize, for a total of $1,000. An award ceremony later in the conference will recognize all recipients of a Student Paper Award.
To be eligible for consideration, the applicant must
The paper must
Application materials consist of
The application deadline is July 8, 2010. Please submit all materials electronically in pdf format to firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Submission for Best Student Paper Award” in the subject line.
For further questions regarding the USAEE/IAEE Student Paper Award, please contact David Williams at email@example.com
Dennis J. O’Brien co-founded the US Association of Energy Economics as a chapter of the IAEE in the early 1990s. From 1994-95, he was President of the US chapter. In 1997, he was elected President of the International Association. Those who knew him remember him as being very dedicated to helping students and energy economists in the early stages of their career. He passed away in 2005 on his return from an IAEE Conference.
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