IACP Rising Scholar Award

2021 AnnouncementDescriptionPast Recipients

The International Association for China Planning (IACP) is pleased to announce the 2021 IACP Rising Scholar Award (青年学者奖). This award recognizes a junior faculty member who has demonstrated an outstanding research record in the broad area of urban planning and development in China. The winner will be announced at the 2021 IACP conference in Nanjing, China. Along with an award certificate, the winner will also receive a prize of US $500 or Chinese RMB of an equivalent value.

To be eligible for this award, the applicant must be:

  1. a non-tenured lecturer or assistant professor (postdocs do not qualify);
  2. an author for a paper that has been accepted for presentation at the 15th IACP conference;

To be considered for this award, please email the following by May 7th, 2021 to the IACP Award committee led by Xiaoguang Wang, iacpaward2021@gmail.com.

  • your current CV
  • a brief statement (no more than one page) explaining your research interest and qualification for this award

All submitted applications will be evaluated by a review committee selected by the IACP Award committee.

The IACP Rising Scholar Award is made possible by IACP membership fees and the generous support of conference sponsors.

For more information, please refer to http://www.chinaplanning.org/alpha/iacp-rising-scholar/

The International Association for China Planning (IACP) is honoring IACP Rising Scholar Award (青年学者奖).This award recognizes to a junior faculty member who has demonstrated an outstanding research record in the broader area of urban planning and development in China. The winner will be announced at the IACP annual conference.

2021, Sui Tao, lecturer in the Faculty of Geographical Science at the Beijing Normal University

2020, Li Fang, Assistant Professor in the Department of Urban and Regional Planning at the Florida State University

2019, Yi Lu, Assistant Professor in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering at the City University of Hong Kong