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Braj B. Kachru Student Award

It is with great pleasure to announce that the winner of the Braj B. Kachru Student Award is Prateek Shankar.  The title of Prateek Shankar's talk is "Citizens of the English language: Sociolinguistic perspectives on postcolonial India"  Congratulations!


The International Association for World Englishes (IAWE) will again present the Braj B. Kachru Student Award, for the best paper from a student at the Association's international conference.

The award is named in honor of Professor Braj B. Kachru, whose influential scholarship helped establish the field of world Englishes, in recognition of his exceptional commitment to student scholarship throughout his career.

This award carries a US $1000.00 prize.

A committee composed of IAWE officers and/or editorial board members of the journal World Englishes will select and announce the winning paper at the conference.

Click here for the application form and instructions.