The Baron Award for Best Graduate Paper

Western Jewish Studies Association

The WJSA is inaugurating the Baron Award for the best graduate student paper presented at the annual WJSA conference. The student will receive $200 and an expanded article version of the paper will be published in Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies pending approval of its final draft by the journal's editors.

            To be considered for the award, submit a copy of your paper to Professor Lawrence Baron at lbaron@mail.sdsu.edu no later than April 3, 2016. 

            The award is named in honor of the founder and president of the WJSA, Lawrence Baron.