International Society of Political Psychology

Markwell Media Award

The Noel Markwell Media Award is presented to someone in the media whose work best reflects the purposes and the spirit of the International Society of Political Psychology. The award is open to any institution, journalist, or other media source that demonstrates concern for the political psychological factors that are central to the ISPP. The award carries a monetary award of $500 total (to split among multiple individuals if applicable).

2014 Award Committee Chair:

Michael Morrell
University of Connecticut

The nomination process for 2014 is now CLOSED.

Winners will be notified by early May 2014. Please check this page in late 2014 for information on the 2015 nominations process.

First awarded in 2005.

Past Winners

  • 2013 Sasha Issenberg, MONOCLE, United States
  • 2012 Shankar Vedantam, National Public Radio (NPR), United States
  • 2011 Robert Fisk, The Independent
  • 2010 Amy Goodman, Democracy NOW!
  • 2009 Mr. Takasumi Saikawa,Chief Editorial Writer of Kyodo News, Japan
  • 2008 Bill Moyers (PBS: Bill Moyers Journal)
  • 2007 vacant
  • 2006 vacant
  • 2005 Stephanie Nolen (The Toronto Globe and Mail) and Philip Gourevitch (The New Yorker, Paris Review)

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