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.

YearRecipientThesis
2018Yunchen TianWorkers By Any Other Name: Comparing Co-ethnics and ‘Interns’ as Labour Migrants to Japan
2017Colin EubankNever Travel Alone: Shipping, Containers, Refugees and Notes on Politics
2017Franziska StrackPause, Listen, Count: Walt Whitman and John Cage on Song and Language, Sounds of Silence and the Role of Listening in the World
2016Quinn LesterWar is Politics with Bloodshed: Mao, the Black Panthers, and the Problem of Protracted Politics
2015Nils KupzokFragile Legitimacy: The Rise and Decline of the EU’s ‘Sustainable Biofuel’ Policy
2014Jon Masin-PetersFreedom and Objectification in Hegel’s Phenomenology
2013Lauren FoleyDeliberation, Coalitions and Strategy: A Practices Approach to Judicial Decision Making
2012Tripp RebrovickKant’s Worlds
2011Chris EnglandHegemony, Ideology, Governmentality: State Power After Weber
2011Rebrovick TrippNietzsche and Whitehead; Cosmologies and Moralities
2010Jesse MiriamApplying the Establishment Clause Abroad

James Hart Fellowship

The James Hart Fellowship is awarded to graduate students for support in their field of study.

YearRecipient
2018-2019Michael Albert
2017-2018Kavi Abraham
2017-2018Tarek Tutunji
2017-2018Yoni Abramson
2014-2015Nathan Gies
2014-2015Tom Williams
2013-2014Derek Denman
2013-2014Meghan Luhman
2012-2013Anatoli Ignatov
2011-2012Noora Lori
2010-2011Shlomit Barnea
2010-2011Adam Culver
2009-2010Dorothy Kwek
2009-2010Jeffrey Pugh

Joel Ish Fellowship

The Joel Ish Fellowship is awarded to graduate students in the field of public law (or political science).

YearRecipient
2018-2019Jonathan White
2017-2018Devin Fernandes
2014-2015Lauren Foley
2013-2014G.W. Jones
2012-2013David Dagan
2012-2013Drew Walker

Nicole Suveges Fellowship

The Nicole Suveges Fellowship supports field research among graduate students in CP or IR.

YearRecipient
2018-2019Tristan Klingelhoefer
2018-2019Michael Albert
2018-2019Darcie Draudt
2013-2014Casey McNeil
2012-2013Meghan Luhman
2012-2013Karyn Wang
2010-2011Jarius Grove
2009-2010Ling Chen

William Reinsch Fellowship

The William Reinsch Fellowship provides support for promising young scholar whose work relates to the emergence of China, globalization, and international trade and security.

YearRecipient
2009-2010Michael Huang
2009-2010Casey McNeil

Connie Caplan Fellowship

The Connie Caplan Fellowship is awarded to graduate students in political science.

YearRecipient
2010-2014David Dagan
2010-2014Devin Fernandes

Warren B. Hunting Fellowship

The Warren B. Hunting Fellowship is awarded to graduate student in political science.

YearRecipient
2014-2105Zack Reyna
2013-2014Christopher England
2012-2013Katherin Goktepe
2011-2012Derek Denman
2010-2011Drew Walker

Charles Lathrop Pack Fellowship I

The Charles Lathrop Pack Fellowship is in memory of John Hibben for use in the Walter Hines Page School of International Relations.

YearRecipient
2014-2015Beth Mendenhall
2013-2014Allen Stack
2012-2013Ben Meiches
2011-2012Cara Dagget
2010-2011Stefanie Fishel

Charles Lathrop Pack Fellowship II

The Charles Lathrop Pack Fellowship is in memory of Walter Hines for use in the Walter Hines Page School of International Relations.

YearRecipient
2014-2015Kavi Abraham
2013-2014Wes O'Dell
2012-2013Daisy Kim
2011-2012Alex Barder
2010-2011Julius Grove

Wilfred Rumble Fellowship

The Wilfred Rumble Fellowship is for graduate students in political science.

YearRecipient
2014-2015Chas Philips
2013-2014Chad Shomura

Malcolm H. Laucheimer Fellowship

The Malcolm H. Laucheimer Fellowship is for graduate students in good standing.

YearRecipient
2010-2011Suvi Irvine

Rosenbloom Foundation Fellowship

The Rosenbloom Foundation Fellowship is for graduate students in good standing.

YearRecipient
2014-2015Tripp Rebrovik
2013-2014Ayako Hiramatsu
2010-2011Michael McCarthy