The Selection Committee offers the following guidance for those planning to apply for the Prize and those contemplating making a nomination.
1. Students who graduated in the Fall are eligible to apply for the Prize no later than the third Monday in February of the next year. This also applies to future academic years. The deadlines for receiving an application or nomination are February 18, 2019 and February 17, 2020
2. A faculty member may nominate more than one student per year.
3. Applicants do not have to be citizens of the United States. Applicants and nominees must be seeking a major or minor in Political Science or one of its related fields at a college or university in the United States.
4. Students from any region of the United States may apply.