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ASIS&T South Asia Chapter : Best Research Paper Award 2022-2023

Nomination for the competition:

The award is established to recognize high-quality research papers in the LIS field. The award winner will receive a certificate. The Award will be sponsored by the South Asia Chapter of ASIS&T and will be administered by the elected Committee for the year.

Interested applicants must meet the following qualifications:
Authors need to be members of the ASIS&T SA Chapter.
The jury will consider those papers published between 1st July 2022 to 30th June 2023.
The nominated paper should have been already published in a journal with an ISSN and should have been indexed in a national/international indexing service acceptable to the jury. The papers published in the ASIST proceedings within the period concerned are also eligible.
The submitted paper should be in the English language.
Each author can submit only one paper.

Nominations Process
The application form is given here:
Complete all details and attach a copy of the published paper or the full journal.
Self-nominations are welcome.

Selection Process
The content of each eligible research paper shall be appraised in terms of the following criteria as appropriate:
a. Societal or scholarly significance of the topic discussed
b. Appropriateness of the methodology
c. Creativity and originality of the content
d. Clarity of expression;
e. Presentation quality

Presentation of the Award
The award shall be presented to the winner at the ASIS&T Annual Meeting and/or through email.

Important Dates:
Submission deadline: 31st August 2023.
Notification of the Winner: 20th September 2023

Submission link: