The H. George Frederickson Award

2021 Call for Nominations

The purpose of the H. George Frederickson Award for Career Contributions to Public Management Research is to honor a senior scholar for exemplary contributions to the intellectual development of the field.  Contributions commonly include both written scholarship and development of professional capital including association service, journal advancement, involvement in conferences, mentoring, field advocacy, etc. Established by the Public Management Research Association (PMRA), previous winners of the award are Laurence Lynn, Jr., Christopher Hood, Beryl Radin, Kenneth J. Meier, Barry Bozeman, Jim Perry, Hal Rainey, Rosemary O’Leary, John Bryson, H. Brinton Milward and Norma Ricucci.

Nominations must include a letter explaining why the nominee merits this recognition, as well as the nominee¹s curriculum vitae.  The Award Committee may also consider other individuals who, in the judgement of its members, deserve consideration for the award.  Questions may be directed to any member of the Award Committee.

Nominations should be emailed to each committee member by Friday, March 19th.  The Frederickson award will be presented at the 2021 Public Management Research Conference to be held at the University of Hawaii at Manoa from June 24-27.


The 2021 Frederickson Award Committee members are:


Past Recipients:

2020 – Norma M. Riccucci

2019 – H. Brinton Milward

2018 – John Bryson

2017 – Rosemary O’Leary

2016 – Hal Rainey

2015 – James L. Perry

2013 – Barry Bozeman

2011 – Kenneth J. Meier

2009 – Beryl Radin

2007 – Christopher Hood

2005 – Laurence Lynn, Jr.