1. The ALSJ Young Scholar Award

The ALSJ Young Scholar Award

The Editorial Board will select a winner (or winners) for the ALS Young Scholar Award from essays accepted for publication in アメリカ文学研究or The Journal of the American Literature Society of Japan. Eligible authors must be under forty, or they must have obtained their first master's degree in a field related to American literature no more than 5 years prior to submission. Winners will be notified by the end of July. They will be presented with the award, along with a 50,000 yen cash prize, at the Opening Ceremony of the annual ALSJ Convention.