Category Archives: Précis


Video Guidance for Applicants based on results of the 2020 Webinars. In this video the Chair of the Selection Committee along with the Chair of the Steering Committee discuss the lessons learned from the 2020 Webinars. The guidance includes who … Continue reading

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How to Apply for the Lamb Prize

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 letter and obtain a support letter from your Advisor or … Continue reading

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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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And the Winner Is: Paul F. Weisser of Saint Vincent College

Paul F. Weisser of St. Vincent College Has Been Selected for the 2019 Prize The Lamb Prize is pleased to announce Paul F. Weisser as its winner for 2019. Mr. Weisser, a junior majoring in Politics at Saint Vincent College, … Continue reading

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