The College of Supply Chain Management of the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) announces its 2017 Best Student Paper Competition. Each submitted paper will be judged based on its contribution towards the advancement of theory and practice of supply chain management. The first prize is accompanied by a $600 honorarium, the second prize is accompanied by a $300 honorarium and all papers receiving an honorable mention receive a $100 honorarium. Between three and six finalists will be chosen, and they will be invited to present their paper in a special session at the 2017 Annual POMS conference in Seattle, WA, May 5-8, 2017. Each finalist will be awarded up to $500 of travel support for out-of-pocket expenses and complementary conference registration for the 2017 Annual POMS conference. All prizes will be awarded during the conference at the POMS Supply Chain Management College Meeting.
Applications should be submitted via https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=pomsscspc2017. The deadline for submission is January 17, 2017 at 11:59pm EST.