Category Archives: Guidance for Nominations

Lamb Prize 2019 Paper Published

      The 2019 Bert & Phyllis Lamb Prize in Political Science was awarded to Paul F. Weisser of Saint Vincent College, Latrobe, PA during the 2019 meeting of the Western Social Science Association held in San Diego, CA. … Continue reading

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The Lamb Prize: Your Academic Call to Adventure

Heed the call. Oppportunity is knocking. For those of you seeking the adventure of prize-winning political science and innovation, the deadline for the 2019 Lamb Prize is swiftly approaching. Applications for the 2019 Prize are due to the Selection Committee … Continue reading

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Claire McMorris on the Lamb Prize

Claire McMorris is the Recipient of the 2017 Lamb Prize. In this video she describes her experience as an applicant and winner. “Claire McMorris on the Lamb Prize” provides a quick guide to preparing an application. The Lamb Prize recognizes the … Continue reading

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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

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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

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