Publications Awards Subcommittee

The Publications Awards Subcommittee was created in 2017. It is overseen by the Publications Committee.

Terms of reference
The Publications Awards Subcommittee, a subcommittee of the Publications Committee, solicits nominations for the best article and best review published in Fontes Artis Musicae in the previous year. The awards, given annually, are approved by the Board upon the recommendation of the Subcommittee. Each award citation includes a description of the strengths of the publication and is sent, in the form of a letter from the President, to each recipient. Awards are announced at the General Assembly and reported in the journal. In addition, notice of the awards may be sent out to other organizations (e.g., AMS, IMS, ICTM, IFLA, IMC, etc.).

Publication Awards Committee

Call for members

The Board is looking for expressions of interest to serve on the new Publications Awards Committee. We want to have a Committee of diverse representatives and backgrounds.

This diversity could include:

  • Various country representation and parts of the world
  • From various types of institution
  • From various types of work, for example public services, technical services, etc.

The Committee will establish guidelines for selecting award recipients, including the criteria by which articles/reviews will be assessed. 

If someone is a regular contributor to Fontes, they cannot vote or nominate their own works.  

Members of the Committee will be appointed for a 3 year term.

Please send any questions you have about this call to Joseph Hafner, Chair, Publications Committee:

Please send your expression of interest or suggestions of who might be good to have on this Committee to the Pia Shekhter, Secretary General: by September 1st, 2017.


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