ICOT2015 – Awards

Award for Lifetime Achievement in Tourism Research

The purpose of this award is to recognise and honor an individual who has made significant fundamental contributions to tourism research. These contributions must have had a lasting impact on the tourism field and must have demonstrated a lifetime commitment to the progress of tourism knowledge. The award recipient is selected by the Chairman of ICOT 2015 based on the recommendation of the Conference Scientific Committee. The recipient must be present to receive the award.

Best Paper Award in Tourism – International Journal of Tourism Policy (IJTP)

A Best Paper Award in Tourism will be given by the International Journal of Tourism Policy (IJTP). It will honour the author(s) of a paper of exceptional merit accepted and presented at the conference. Applications of candidates for this award are to be submitted electronically to icot@iatour.net by 10/06/2015, clearly indicating entry for IJTP award. The award winners are chosen by members of the scientific committee.

Young Scientist Awards

The award intends to recognize three papers of exceptional merit by young persons accepted and presented at the conference. Applicants should be either Ph.D. students, Post-doc fellows or have obtained their PhD within the last 3 years. For applications to be valid, the applicant must be the sole author of the paper and to be no more than 40 years of age at the time of award presentation. Applications, including full paper should be made electronically to icot@iatour.net, no later than  10/06/2015. The award winners are chosen by members of the scientific committee.

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