Robert A. Fischer Outstanding Graduate Student Award
The outstanding graduate student is selected by CALICO’s Executive Board. The recipient is recognized at CALICO’s annual conference and is presented with a certificate and a prize (see criteria and procedures below).
2017 Ju Seong John Lee (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) 2016 Sahar Matar Alzahrani (Umm AlQura University and University of Southampton)
Moonyoung Park (Iowa State University and University of Aizu)
Frederik Cornillie (University of Leuven)
D. Joseph Cunningham (University of Kansas)
Theresa Schenker (Michigan State University)
Julian ChengChiang Chen (University of Maryland College Park)
Tetyana Sydorenko (Michigan State University)
Peter Wood (University of Waterloo)
Julie Sykes (University of Minnesota)
Senta Goertler (University of Arizona)
Kara McBride (University of Arizona) and Jonathan Reinhardt (Pennsylvania State University)
Sabine Siekmann (University of South Florida)
Claudia Kost (University of Arizona)
Jozef Colpaert (University of Antwerp)
Outstanding Graduate Student
Candidates must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program, in good standing, and actively pursuing a degree with a primary focus on CALL (e.g., doing a CALL-related dissertation)
Candidates should have already been advanced to candidacy, that is, at least at the point of beginning to undertake research on the dissertation.
Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of the following criteria:
CALL research projects completed and in progress,
CALL development projects completed and in progress,
Participation in CALICO, and
General service to the profession, teaching, research, and potential for making significant contributions to the field.
Candidates may nominate themselves or be nominated by someone familiar with their work.
Candidates submit a description of their work based on a form available through CALICO: Form to Submit
Candidates request a letter of recommendation from an individual familiar with his/her work. The letter of recommendation should be submitted directly to CALICO.