The AKMR prize recognizes the most distinguished student paper on Korean Music presented at the annual SEM meeting.
$100 US (amount to be reviewed periodically)
Annual. The prize may be withheld by decision of the committee.
Any student who presents, in person, a formal paper at the annual SEM meeting shall be eligible for the prize. A student shall be defined as a person pursuing an active course of studies in a degree program when an abstract to SEM was submitted. Members of the prize selection committee shall not be eligible to submit an entry.
Students who wish to have their papers considered for the AKMR Prize should submit to the Secretary or another Officer of the Association for Korean Music Research (AKMR) the following items not later than two weeks after the end of the SEM conference in which the paper was read:
1) An application form (available from the Secretary)
2) Four copies of the paper
3) One copy of any audio-visual components.
The paper and audio-visual components submitted are to be the versions presented during the conference.
The selection committee shall be chaired by a member-at-large of AKMR who will form a selection committee. Entries will be judged solely on the content of the papers (including the use of the audio and video examples submitted). The chair of the committee is responsible for distributing the papers and audio-visual materials to committee members. A decision on the Prize will be made by the February 15 following the annual SEM meeting.
APPLICATION FOR AKMR PRIZE
EST. DATE OF COMPLETION