The Marjorie Griffin Cohen Prize recognizes the two best papers presented to the Annual General Meeting of the BCPSA in the current year. Named to honour a leading BC essayist, activist, and public intellectual, this new competition reflects our commitment to provide venues to present, recognize, and reward critical scholarship.

The eligibility condition is that the presenter must submit and present a paper at the BCPSA Annual General Meeting. A revised version of that paper must be submitted to the President of the BCPSA within three weeks after the AGM.

The submission date for revised papers is May 26, 2023.Papers should be submitted to alexander.netherton@viu.ca.

Note: details on eligibility, nomination, submission, and adjudication for all competitions can be found on the BCPSA website:  https://www.bcpsa.ca/contests-and-prizes.