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2018 Lifetime Achievement in Scholarship

Call For Nominations

Deadline: Thursday, January 11, 2018

BEA is accepting nominations for the 2018 Lifetime Achievement in Scholarship (formerly the Distinguished Scholar Award).  Nominees must be current or past members of BEA, and have made a significant contribution to research and scholarship involving broadcast and electronic media.  All contributions should be evidenced by related extensive publication in books and leading journals, usually over at least twenty years.

Nominations must include the following:

  • Nominee’s credentials (e.g., CV).
  • Nomination letter describing the candidate’s contributions to the advancement of research in one or more related fields of electronic media.

The recipient will be recognized at the BEA 2018 Awards Ceremony held in Las Vegas, NV at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort on Sunday, April 8, 2018.  BEA encourages those whose are nominated to attend the BEA2018 Annual Convention April 7 – 10, 2018.

 Nominations must be received by:   Thursday, January 11, 2018

 Email all nominations directly to the Research Committee Chair:

Louise Benjamin
BEA Research Committee Chair
Kansas State University
110 Calvin Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

If you have questions regarding the nomination or submission process please contact Louise Benjamin or Heather Birks.