|Past Award Recipients|
The W.E.B. DuBois Distinguished Book Award
Julia Jordan-Zachery. 2009. Black Women, Cultural Images, and Social Policy. Routledge Press.
Melissa Nobles. 2008. The Politics of Official Apologies. Cambridge University Press
Cedric Johnson. 2007. Revolutionaries to Race Leaders: Black Power and the Making of African American Politics. University of Minnesota Press.
Tasha Philpot. 2007. Race, Republicans, and the Return of the Party of Lincoln. University of Michigan Press.
Mark Sawyer. 2006. Racial Politics in Post-Revolutionary Cuba. Cambridge University Press
Ange-Marie Hancock. 2004. The Politics of Disgust: The Public Identity of the Welfare Queen. New York University Press.
Fredrick Harris, Valeria Sinclair-Chapman, and Brian McKenzie. 2006. Countervailing Forces in African-American Civic Activism 1973-1994. Cambridge University Press.
Katherine Tate. 2004. Black Faces in the Mirror: African Americans and Their Representatives in the U.S. Congress. Princeton University Press.
Melissa Harris-Lacewell. 2004. Barbershops, Bibles, and BET: Everyday Talk and Black Political Thought. Princeton University Press.
The Anna Julia Cooper Teacher of the Year Award
Nikol Alexander-Floyd, Rutgers University
Byron D'Andra Orey, University of Nebraska
Georgia Persons, Georgia Tech
Maruice Mangum, Texas Southern University
Evelyn Simien, University of Conneticut (Junior Faculty)
Don G. Davis, Howard University (Senior Faculty)
Michael Frazier, Howard University
The Fannie Lou Hamer Outstanding Community Service Award
Shayla Nunnally, University of Connecticut
Prof. Shelby F. Lewis, Atlanta University
Cheryl Miller, University of Maryland-Baltimore
The Rodney Higgins Best Faculty Paper Award
Michelle Boyd, University of Illinois-Chicago
The Sammy Younge Best Student Paper Award
Daniel Q. Gillion (Graduate)
Paper: "Knocking at the President's Door"
Matthew B. Platt, University of Rochester (Graduate)
Current Position: Assistant Professor at Harvard University
Lorrie Frasure, University of Maryland-College Park (Undergraduate/Graduate)
Current Position: Assistant Professor at UCLA Department of Political Science
Ravi Perry, University of Michigan (Undergraduate)
Current Position: Brown University Graduate Program
The Bayard Rustin Best Graduate Student LGBT Paper Award
Inaugural Award will be given at the 41th Anniversary Meeting
The Jewel Limar Prestage Mentorship Award
Recipients of this award are chosen by the Jewel Limar Prestage Foundation Award Committee
Kathie Stromile Golden, Mississippi Valley State University