Category Archives: Guidance for Applications

Knowledge with a Purpose

‘Have you been thinking that you might want to apply for the Lamb Prize? If so, there is good advice from past winners in a series of short videos. You can access the videos from the Past Recipients Page. There … Continue reading

Posted in Frequently Asked Questions, Guidance for Applications, Guidance for Nominations, Innovation, Winning Submissions | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How to Apply for the Lamb Prize

DEADLINE FOR RECEIVING APPLICATIONS AND NOMINATIONS IS FEBRUARY 18, 2022 Steps in Preparing and Submitting an Application: Check out the selection criteria. Revise your paper with the help of your Advisor or Mentor. Download the Application Form. Prepare a cover … Continue reading

Posted in Application Form, Guidance for Applications, Guidance for Nominations, Innovation, Nomination Form, Précis, Selection Criteria | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Good Writing

Good writing is important because the sponsors of the Bert & Phyllis Lamb Prize in Political Science want the findings or products developed by the winner of the prize to be useful and useable. Good writing helps ensure the usability … Continue reading

Posted in Good Writing, Guidance for Applications, Guidance for Nominations | 2 Comments

A Word about Innovation

Bert and Phyllis Lamb’s interest in innovation might be best described as a concern for efficiency. Phyllis designed homes for individual clients and for sale. Bert built them. She and Bert were looking for ideas, improvements, short cuts, systems of order, … Continue reading

Posted in Guidance for Applications, Guidance for Nominations, Innovation | 2 Comments