Announcing the PAS Annual Student Research Competition: By PA students, for PA students

Do you need some extra cash? Have you written a Public Affairs research paper in the past year? If so, you’re in luck!!!


The Public Affairs Society (PAS) announces the 3rd edition of its Annual Student Research Competition! The awards are decided ‘blind’ (author undisclosed) by a panel of your peers in the Public Affairs Society.



$200 for “Best Paper, 20 pages or more”

$150 for “Best Paper, 10-20 pages”

$100 for “Best Paper, 5-10 pages”

Elderberries gift certificate for the runner up in each category!


How to enter:

Email your submission to Allison Baker ( ) specifying the category you want to enter (the categories are: ‘20 pages or more’, ‘10-20 pages’, and ‘5-10 pages’).  We are accepting papers on any PA topics: CJ, Poli, IR.  Only one submission per person.  The papers must be double-spaced.


Deadline: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 8:30am!


We look forward to your entries!

Public Affairs Society Executive Committee