Nominations (both self-nominations and third party nominations) are being sought for the Nathaniel Lichfield Award and RSA & Routledge Early Career Award in regional studies and related fields, which will be awarded by the Regional Studies Association Award Committee in 2016. 

The nominees for the Nathanial Lichfield Award should be recently graduated master students. The nominees for the RSA & Routledge Early Career Award should be Early Career researchers within five years of the date on their PhD certificate or equivalent. 

The nominees are expected to have made an original and outstanding contribution to the field of regional studies and the leading personal contribution of the recipient to the work must be clearly identifiable.

The Award ceremony will take place during the 2016 President’s Event on 24th November in London, UK.

The prize for both Awards are:

  • A cheque for £500;
  • A certificate;
  • Up to £200 discretionary fund toward attending the 2016 RSA President's Event (transport costs). 


Please email your nominations or any further queries to Monika Gerykova at by 31st May 2016.

Please see the attached documents for further information and application forms.