The Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (SAFN) is pleased to invite students to submit papers in competition for the 2010 Christine Wilson Awards presented to outstanding undergraduate and graduate research papers on a topic that spans the perspectives in nutrition or food studies and anthropology.
Papers may report on research undertaken in whole or in part by the author. Papers must have as their primary focus an anthropological approach to the study of food and/or nutrition and must present original research. Literature reviews are not eligible. Papers that present new empirical research, evaluate a community nutrition intervention, propose a new conceptual framework, or outline a novel research design or methodological approaches are especially welcome. All applicants must have current membership in SAFN. Winners will be recognized and presented with an award at the 2010 AAA meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana and receive a year’s membership in SAFN.
Eligibility is restricted to students (undergraduate or graduate) enrolled in the 2010-2011 academic year. The text of papers should be no longer than 20-25 pages, double-spaced. Please delete identifying information and submit with the CWA cover sheet- (http://www.nutritionalanthro.org/index.php).
Please mail in triplicate or submit as an email attachment to:
Michael R. McDonald, Ph.D.
Professor of Anthropology
College of Arts and Sciences
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd.
Ft. Myers, Florida 33965
Deadline: October 5, 2010
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