Doreen and Jim McElvany Nonproliferation Award

The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) and its journal, the Nonproliferation Review, aim to spur new thinking about nonproliferation and disarmament.

To advance this goal, the Doreen and Jim McElvany Nonproliferation Award recognizes exceptional scholarly research, innovative ideas, and policy proposals published in the Nonproliferation Review. The judges will award a grand prize of $5,000, a $3,000 runner’s-up prize, and a $1,000 honorable mention prize.

Submissions must adhere to the Nonproliferation Review style guide, including citation style and maximum word count (10,000 words). Submissions must be sent to Managing Editor Rhianna Tyson Kreger and must include the author’s name, institutional affiliation (if any), date of receipt of most recent degree or expected graduation date, email address, and telephone number. Entries that do not conform to these rules will be returned.

All authors and co-authors of articles, viewpoints, and reports published in the Review are eligible for the Award except current employees of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.

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