Announcing the winners of our 2018 SPA Awards

And the winners were....

PUBLIC UNDERSTANDING OF SOCIAL POLICY AWARD
WINNER: Aditya Chakrabortty
Senior Economics Editor, The Guardian

INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION AWARD 2018
WINNER: Tess Ridge
University of Bath

AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN DOCTORAL RESEARCH 2018
WINNER: Maria Smith
University of York

THE RICHARD TITMUSS BOOK AWARD 2018
WINNER: Fred Powell
University College Cork

The political economy of the Irish welfare state: Church, state and capital (Policy Press)

POLICY PRESS OUTSTANDING TEACHING AWARD
WINNER: Teresa Crew
Bangor University

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SOCIAL POLICY SCHOLARSHIP (Journal of Social Policy)
WINNER: Katherine Smith and Ellen Stewart (University of Edinburgh)

"We Need to Talk about Impact: Why Social Policy Academics need to Engage with the UK's Research Impact Agenda"

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SOCIAL POLICY SCHOLARSHIP (Social Policy and Society)
WINNER: Jane Millar (University of Bath) and Fran Bennett (University of Oxford)
"Universal Credit: Assumptions, Contradictions and Virtual Reality"