The Richard C. Anderson Graduate Student Research Award was endowed by NCIC’s intellectual leader. This award is given to a graduate student first authored NCIC or AERA accepted presentation. Submitters must be a current graduate student and a member of NCIC at the time of the conference to receive the award. The award comes with a cash prize and a plaque. To be considered, submit your accepted AERA paper directly to Doug Lombardi (click here to email) or if eligible (current NCIC graduate student) note that you would like to be considered for the RAC award when you submit to NCIC. Please go to the "Call for Research" page to submit to NCIC.