The Naomi C. Turner Prize

This award is for the best paper presented by a graduate student at the annual conference (this is a student ONLY award). The prize was endowed by WAPOR past president Fred Turner in memory of his mother.


Past Award Winners

1995 – Salma I. Ghanem, USA
1996 – Andreina Mandelli, Italy
1997 – None awarded
1998 – Dietram A. Scheufele, USA
1999 – None awarded
2000 – Gregor Petric, Slovenia
2001 – Yariv Tsfati, USA
2002 – Seung-Ahn Nah and Hernando Rojas, USA
2003 – Lilach Nir, USA
2004 – Yufen Chen, USA; Honorable Mention: Homero Gil de Zúñiga, USA
2005 – Roei Davidson, USA
2006 – None Awarded
2007 – Joerg Matthes, Switzerland
2008 – Sebastián Valenzuela, USA
2009 – Martin Degen, Anja Obermüller and Anna-Maria Schielicke, Germany; Honorable Mention: Stefan Geiss, Germany
2010 – Wenlin Liu, USA
2011 – Dmitriy Poznyak, Belgium
2012 – Yu Won Oh and Rebecca Yu, USA
2013 – None awarded
2014 – Mathias Weber and Christina Koehler, Germany
2015 – Marko Kovic, Switzerland
2016 – Alexander Kustov, USA
2017 – Sehrish Mushtaq and Fawad Baig, Germany