The papers that compete for the award of the “C.M. Santoro ”can be indicated by the convenors of the various sections in which the annual conference was organized, by the panel chairs or by a SISP tenured member.
Are excluded from participation for the award of the “C.M. Santoro” those who presented a paper at the SISP conference of the previous year (and for which the prize is being awarded) without being a SISP member. If the candidate had submitted an application for SISP membership and had been positively evaluated by the Steering Committee but not yet ratified by the members’ general assembly, the application for participation is considered admissible.
Proposals for the awarding of the Prize must be sent to the Secretariat of the Italian Society of Political Science no later than 31 December each year.