The Virginia Hodgkinson Research Book Prize is given to the best book on philanthropy and the nonprofit sector that informs policy and practice. The prize is awarded in honor of Virginia Hodgkinson’s pioneering research on philanthropy and nonprofit organizations. Books must have been published within the three calendar years preceding the award (2013, 2014, and 2015). Books can be considered more than once. Entries must be published by a university press or commercial publishing house.
Submissions from any discipline and multi-disciplinary approaches are welcome; and submissions are encouraged from young scholars, practitioners working with other researchers. Prior prize recipients are ineligible for a five-year period after their award is received.
Nominations from publishers are welcome and should submit eleven (11) copies of the book with a nomination letter. Books with nomination letter from publishers should be sent directly to the address below.
Submit letter of nomination by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
with Hodgkinson Book in the Subject Line. Please include name, email address, mailing address, institution, and phone number for both nominee and nominator(s).
Award recipient is required to attend the ARNOVA Awards Luncheon on Friday, November 18, 2016 at the Hyatt Capitol Hill in Washington DC. They will also serve on a panel to present their award winning research as part of a mini-plenary on the same day.
Mailing Address for Books
ARNOVA Hodgkinson Research Book Award
441 West Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
February 29, 2016
May 17, 2016
September 12, 2016