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AEJMC’s Southeast Colloquium Heads to UT Knoxville
General Call for Papers and Panels
Authors and scholars are invited to submit research papers and panel proposals for the 40th annual AEJMC Southeast Colloquium, which will be held March 26-28, 2015, at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tenn. Jane Kirtley, the Silha Professor of Media Law and Ethics at the University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will be the keynote speaker. Research papers submissions are due no later than 11:59 p.m. (EST) December 8, 2014. See Complete Call.

Call for the AEJMC-Knudson Latin America Prize
AEJMC is calling for books and manuscript-length non-fiction reporting projects (including multi-media) for the AEJMC-Knudson Latin America Prize. This award will be given annually to a book or project concerning Latin America or coverage of issues in Latin America. The work must make an original contribution to improve knowledge about Latin America to U.S. students, journalists or the public. Deadline for receipt by Monday, December 1, 2014. See Complete Call.

Journalism & Mass Communication Teacher of the Year Award
Journalism & Mass Communication Administrator of the Year Award
Sponsored by the Scripps Howard Foundation and AEJMC
These annual competitions recognize excellence in teaching and administration in journalism and mass communication programs. The competition is open to administrators and professors at accredited and non-accredited schools. Nominations for the Teacher of the Year competition must be received by October 15, 2014. See Complete Call.

Council of Affiliates Research Grant
A new research grant is available from AEJMC’s Council of Affiliates. The purpose of the grant is to locate current journalism and mass communication research that has new and compelling applications that would impact industries. Deadline to apply for grant is October 15, 2014. See Complete Call.

AEJMC – Peter Lang Publishing Scholarsourcing Series
(All AEJMC Opportunities are restricted to current AEJMC members. Membership status will be checked before applications and proposals move forward for consideration.) Based on the concept of crowdsourcing, AEJMC and Peter Lang Publishing have joined together in a book publishing venture called Scholarsourcing that re-imagines the way scholarly books are proposed, peer-reviewed and approved for contract. Deadline for members to submit proposals is October 15, 2014. See Complete Call.

AEJMC Senior Scholar Research Program
Proposals Sought for Senior Scholar Grants
The AEJMC Senior Scholar Research Program will award up to two $4,000 grants to senior scholars to fund innovative and timely research projects in journalism and mass communication. This is a project of the AEJMC Strategic Plan. Senior scholars who are AEJMC members may submit proposals for these grants in the fall of 2014, and selections will be announced by early January 2015. Deadline for submitting proposals is Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014 at 4:59 p.m. Eastern Time. See Complete Call.

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