The Alicia Cascallar Award for an Outstanding Paper by an Early Career Scholar has been established to honor Alicia’s professional commitment and accomplishments and to continue her practice of mentoring and encouraging promising new scholars in the area of educational measurement. The award will be given to an early career scholar for an outstanding paper presented at the Annual Meeting. A cash award of $1,000, a citation, and a waiver of NCME conference fees for the following year will be provided as partial support for an early career member of NCME to travel to the annual meeting. The award will be presented at the NCME Annual Meeting.
Call for Nominations
To be eligible for the award one must have presented a paper at one of the two most recent NCME meetings in a paper session or as part of a symposium or panel discussion. The nominee must be an early career member of NCME (received his/her doctoral degree within 5 years of the annual meeting at which the paper was presented).
Full details about award nominations, including self-nomination, can be found here.
Answers to frequently asked questions can be found here.
Nominations should be submitted by e-mail or by mail by November 13, 2012.
2005 Sandip Sinharay
2006 Tim Moses
2007 Christina Wikstrom
2008 Jianbin Fu
2009 Deping Li, Chien-Ming Cheng, and Yanlin Jiang
2010 Longjuan Liang
2011 No Recipient
2012 Kyung T. Han
Eduardo Cascallar, Permanent Member
FeiFei Ye, Chair
Lydia (Ou) Liu
Jose Felipe Martinez
Dallie Sandilands, Student member
Donations to the fund may be made payable to The Alicia Cascallar Memorial Fund/PACF.
The Alicia Cascallar Memorial Fund/PACF
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