[vslist] ASSC Prize for Contributions to the Study of Consciousness

Phil Merikle pmerikle at watarts.uwaterloo.ca
Mon Sep 13 13:22:12 GMT 2004


ASSOCIATION FOR THE SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF CONSCIOUSNESS (ASSC)

The ASSC William James Prize for Contributions to the Study of
Consciousness

Each year one prize will be awarded for an outstanding published
contribution to the empirical or philosophical study of consciousness by a
graduate student or postdoctoral scholar/researcher within 5 years of
receiving a PhD or other advanced degree.

The prize consists of:  a) An award of $1000 (USD),  b) Invitation to
present a plenary address at ASSC9 which will be held in Pasadena,
California from June 24 to 27, 2005 (Travel, accommodation, and
registration paid by ASSC),  c) Lifetime membership in ASSC.

Nominations, including self nominations, should be sent to Phil Merikle,
Chair, ASSC Prize Committee (pmerikle at uwaterloo.ca).  The nomination
letter should include a brief statement as to why the contribution is
outstanding, and for co-authored publications, there should be a statement
describing the nominee's role.  To be considered, the contribution must be
published or accepted for publication and be written in English.
Electronic copies of the contribution and the nominee's CV should be
attached to the nomination letter.

Prize Committee:

Ned Block, New York University
Christof Koch, California Institute of Technology.
Phil Merikle, University of Waterloo
Petra Stoerig, Henrich-Heine University Düsseldorf

Deadline for submission of nominations is November 15, 2004

http://assc.caltech.edu/prize.htm



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