ICAS Best Article Prize on Global Hong Kong Studies 2021

We are pleased to announce that the Society for Hong Kong Studies (SHKS) will organise and sponsor the newest addition to the International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS) Book Prize family: the IBP for Best Article on Global Hong Kong Studies.

ICAS is a global immersive platform enabling individuals and institutions from all over the world to come together to exchange views on a variety of issues pertaining to Asia. Since 1997, ICAS has brought more than 20,000 scholars, civil society representatives, practitioners and artists together at 11 conventions. Publishers, institutes and NGOs converge to display their products, services, and research outcomes in the ICAS exhibition hall.


Eligibilities and Procedures

Scholarly articles in any social science or humanity discipline are eligible as long as they take Hong Kong as the primary subject of inquiry. SHKS particularly welcomes articles that place Hong Kong in global, comparative and theoretical perspectives.

  • All submissions must have been published in 2018 or 2019 or 2020.
  • Only peer-reviewed journal articles are eligible.
  • Publications must be written in English.
  • Entries will be assessed for their originality, significance, and intellectual rigor.
  • Deadline of submission: 1 February 2021.


Submit your article

The details of articles can be submitted in the ICAS website (first create an account and login here).

After submitting the details, please email your article to IBPHK@iias.nl



The winner of the IBP for Best Article on Global Hong Kong Studies will receive a prize money in the amount of €1250 and up to €1250 of travel subsidy for attending ICAS 12 in Kyoto (24-27 August 2021).


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