John McMenemy Prize

The John McMenemy Prize has been established in honour of the CJPS’s Administrative Editor, Professor John McMenemy of Wilfrid Laurier University who contributed greatly to the success of the CPSA and the SQSP’s flagship journal between 1977 and 2004. The CJPS, a quarterly journal of the highest international standards, is distributed to approximately 2500 scholars and institutions around the world. The prize is awarded every year.

Rules 2023

  • The jury will normally consist of the two CJPS co-editors of the journal, and one member of the Board.
  • The prize will be awarded to the author of the best article, in English or French, published in volume 55 of CJPS
  • The winner will be announced at the 2023 CPSA Conference.
  • The winner will be awarded five CPSA and SQSP 2024 memberships to be distributed to five students. 

Members of the 2023 prize jury

Cameron Anderson                         
Megan Gaucher                                
Félix Mathieu                                        


Western (co-editor)
Carleton (Board member)
Winnipeg (co-editor)