SHAPING THE AFRICAN FUTURE- WHAT YOU CAN DO
ASRF’s current research, projects and initiatives:
ASRF’s current annual awards:
ASRF Executive Committee: 2017-19
ASRF Standing Committees Membership
Standing Committee on Awards
The Standing Committee on Awards is responsible for soliciting nominations and selecting the winners of the various awards of the ASRF—–Excellence in Research, Excellence in Artistry and Performance, and the Humanitarian Award. Each year, the committee sends out a “Call” to the ASRF membership for nominations for the aforementioned awards.
Standing Committee on Projects
The Standing Committee on Projects is responsible for selecting a project or projects in Africa that the ASRF can undertake. After the project or projects are approved by the Executive Committee of the ASRF, the Projects Committee is then responsible for its implementation.
Standing Committee on Research and Publications
The committee, which is chaired by the ASRF’s Director of Research and Publications, is responsible for: 1)formulating the ASRF’s annual “Research Agenda,” and recommending it to the Executive Committee for approval; 2) managing the “ASRF’s Book Series”—-soliciting book proposals, evaluating and approving them; 3) managing the “ASRF’s Monograph or Working Papers Series”—-soliciting, evaluating and approving proposals for the series; and 4) supervising the editorial staff of the ASRF’s journal—-The Journal of African Studies and Research.
The Best Book Published on Africa Award Committee
The committee is responsible for soliciting and evaluating nominations for the “Best Book” published on Africa each year, and selecting the winner(s).
The Best Graduate Student Paper Award Committee