The belief that education can help solve the world's toughest problems inspires this award, which honors the author of the best paper on the intersection of environmental sustainability and one or more of the College’s three pillars: Education, Psychology, and Health. The Matilda Levy Paper Award on Environmental Sustainability annually honors the author of the best paper written by a current Teachers College student. Read more about Matilda Levy: https://www.tc.columbia.edu/sustainability/news/stories/matilda-levy-paper-award-on-environmental-sustainability/
Only papers written in the current academic year are eligible for nomination. Any member of the Teachers College community, including, but not limited to faculty, students, staff, and administrators, may make nominations. Self-nominations are welcome. We encourage nominations of and from traditionally marginalized authors. Women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, people with disabilities and those from marginalized religions are especially encouraged to submit.
Recipients will receive a stipend (the amount will vary).
Materials to submit with nomination
Paper nominations are due April 21, 2023 and the winner will be announced on May 12, 2023.