AIS ACHIEVEMENTS AWARDS

AIS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

The AIS Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes a senior scholar whose lasting and path-breaking contributions have significantly shaped the field. This year, the award will be given in the field of Humanities.

The $5000 prize will be awarded in person at the AIS annual conference at Tulane University (June 29-July 1, 2020). A committee of prominent Israel Studies scholars will evaluate the nomination materials and determine the award winner.

Nomination letters that address the scholar’s outstanding contribution to Israel Studies in Humanities are due by February 16, 2020Self-nominations are not allowed. The committee reserves the right to consider additional candidates.

All nominations should be sent to prizes@aisisraelstudies.org.

 

PAST RECIPIENTS OF THE AWARD:

2017: Alan Dowty (University of Notre Dame) and Pnina Lahav (Boston University) 
2016: Anita Shapira (Tel-Aviv University)
2015: Itzhak Galnoor (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
2014: Yosef Gorny (Tel Aviv University)
2013: Myron Aronoff (Rutgers:The State University of New Jersey)  

 
AIS YOUNG SCHOLAR AWARD

The AIS Young Scholar Award recognizes an exceptional scholar in the rank of Assistant Professor (Lecturer or Senior Lecturer) who has made significant contributions to the field of Israel Studies, and whose record of publications and scholarship has demonstrated the potential to shape the field in the future. 

This year (2020), the award will not be given.

 
PAST RECIPIENTS OF THE AWARD:

2019: Liat Steir-Livny (Sapir Academic College, Israel and the Open University of Israel)
2018: Ayelet Harel Shalev (Ben-Gurion University)
2016: Uriel Abulof (Tel-Aviv University and Princeton University) 
2015: Mohammed Wattad (Zefat Academic College)
2014: Omri Herzog (Sapir Academic College)
2013: Gur Alroey (University of Haifa)

Annual Meeting