The Womens Studies Program
offers this Prize annually to the Womens Studies
Doctoral Emphasis student who best exemplifies the principles
and ideals of Charlotte Stough through research that extends
the boundaries of gender inflected knowledge specifically
related to research arising out of womens studies.
Competition for the Charlotte Stough prize ($300) is
open to all Womens Studies Doctoral Emphasis students.
The deadline for application is Monday, April 22, 2002.
Applicants must submit a publishable paper 20-30 pages
in length, in addition to a current curriculum vitae.
The prize recipient will be announced during the first
week of June.
Charlotte Stough, one of the founders of the Womens
Studies Program, was a professor in the Philosophy Department
at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She taught
at UCSB from 1963 until her retirement in 1991, and from
1982 to 1985 was associate vice chancellor for Academic
Affairs. Professor Stough earned her Ph.D. at the University
of California, Berkeley. Her academic research combined
a lively engagement in Classical Greek moral philosophy
and in contemporary feminist writing.