John Gaus Award

The John Gaus Award and Lectureship honors the recipient's lifetime of exemplary scholarship in the joint tradition of political science and public administration and, more generally, recognizes and encourages scholarship in public administration.  The award carries a $2,000 prize and the recipient delivers a lecture at the APSA Annual Meeting. 

Nominations for the 2020 Gaus Award will close on Friday, February 14, 2020.  Please click here to submit a nomination.


List of all John Gaus Award and Lectureship Recipients

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John Gaus Lecture Committee

Chair: Dr. Anne M. Khademian
Virginia Tech
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Dr. Claudia N. Avellaneda
Indiana University
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Professor Anthony Michael Bertelli
Pennsylvania State University
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