Honors & Fellowships

McCoy Prize

The Paul A. McCoy Award is given to the best thesis paper for an outstanding graduate student seminar paper in political science.

2018

Yunchen Tian
Workers By Any Other Name: Comparing Co-ethnics and ‘Interns’ as Labour Migrants to Japan

2017

Colin Eubank
Never Travel Alone: Shipping, Containers, Refugees and Notes on Politics

Franziska Strack
Pause, Listen, Count: Walt Whitman and John Cage on Song and Language, Sounds of Silence and the Role of Listening in the World

2016
Quinn Lester
War is Politics with Bloodshed: Mao, the Black Panthers, and the Problem of Protracted Politics

2015
Nils Kupzok
Fragile Legitimacy: The Rise and Decline of the EU’s ‘Sustainable Biofuel’ Policy

2014

Jon Masin-Peters
Freedom and Objectification in Hegel’s Phenomenology

2013

Lauren Foley
Deliberation, Coalitions and Strategy: A Practices Approach to Judicial Decision Making

2012

Tripp Rebrovick
Kant’s Worlds

2011

Chris England
Hegemony, Ideology, Governmentality: State Power After Weber

Rebrovick Tripp
Nietzsche and Whitehead; Cosmologies and Moralities

2010

Jesse Miriam
Applying the Establishment Clause Abroad

James Hart Fellowship

Awarded to graduate students for support in their field of study.

2018-2019

Michael Albert

2017-2018

Kavi Abraham
Tarek Tutunji
Yoni Abramson

2014-2015

Nathan Gies
Tom Williams

2013-2014

Derek Denman
Meghan Luhman

2012-2013

Anatoli Ignatov

2011-2012

Noora Lori

2010-2011

Shlomit Barnea
Adam Culver

2009-2010

Dorothy Kwek
Jeffrey Pugh

Joel Ish Fellowship

Awarded to a graduate student in the field of public law (or political science).

2018-2019

Jonathan White

2017-2018

Devin Fernandes

2014-2015

Lauren Foley

2013-2014

G.W. Jones

2012-2013

David Dagan
Drew Walker

Nicole Suveges Fellowship

Supports field research among graduate students in CP or IR.

2018-2019

Tristan Klingelhoefer
Michael Albert
Darcie Draudt

2013-2014

Casey McNeil

2012-2013

Meghan Luhman
Karyn Wang

2010-2011

Jarius Grove

2009-2010

Ling Chen

William Reinsch Fellowship

Support for promising young scholar whose work relates to: the emergence of China; globalization; international trade and security.

2009-2010

Michael Huang
Casey McNeil

Connie Caplan Fellowship

Fellowship for graduate student in political science.

2010-2014

David Dagan
Devin Fernandes