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Reminder Due June 30: ENRE-Environment/Sustainability Best Publication Award

  • 1.  Reminder Due June 30: ENRE-Environment/Sustainability Best Publication Award

    Posted 6 days ago

    Dear colleagues,

    We would like to invite you to nominate papers for the 2021 ENRE – Environment and Sustainability Best Publication Award.

    ENRE Best Publication Awards are given annually to outstanding refereed journal articles in three major areas: (1) Energy, (2) Environment and Sustainability, and (3) Natural Resources.

    This year, only those papers published will full citation information (not online publication) between Jan. 1, 2018 and Dec. 31, 2020 are eligible for these awards. A paper can be nominated only by a current ENRE member (2021 active membership is required), but the authors of the nominated papers may not necessarily be ENRE members. Self-nominations are welcome as long as at least one of the authors is an ENRE member.

    Papers that have already won an ENRE award in the past are not eligible for nomination for any award this year. A paper can be nominated for more than one area award, but it cannot receive more than one award. In your nomination package, please indicate if the paper has been nominated for more than one area award this year.

    All nominations must be received no later than June 30th, 2021. Please email your nominations in the area of Environment and Sustainability to Gokce Palak ( accompanied with a package including two documents, both in pdf format, containing: 

    • The information on the nominator, nominee, full reference of the article, and the area of nomination (i.e. Energy, Natural Resources, or Environment/Sustainability)
    • A copy of the article written in English.

    The winner(s) will give a short presentation of the winning paper in the ENRE Awards Session during 2021 INFORMS Annual Meeting. The presenter must register for the conference and will be responsible for the associated travel and registration expenses. The award includes an official certificate from INFORMS.

    Environment-Sustainability Award Committee

    Gokce Palak [Chair] (Shenandoah University)

    Mesut Yavuz (University of Alabama)

    Mohammad Marufuzzaman (Mississippi State University)

    Jesse Jenkins (Princeton University)

    Lindsay Anderson (Cornell University)

    Gokce Palak
    Shenandoah University
    Winchester VA