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Myra Strober Prize

The Myra Strober Prize honors the best Gender News article written by a Stanford graduate or undergraduate student. The $1,500 annual prize highlights news articles about women’s education, work, family, or the nexus of work and family.

Myra Strober is a labor economist and Professor at the School of Education and at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University (by courtesy). Myra is the founding director of the Clayman Institute for Gender Research (then the Center for Research on Women). She is the author of numerous books, including Interdisciplinary Conversations: Challenging Habits of Thought (2010) and Sharing the Work: What My Family and Career Taught Me about Breaking Through (and Holding the Door Open for Others) (2016).

Winners of the Myra Strober Prize

2019 Recipient: Taylor Orth

PhD candidate, Sociology

2018 Recipient: Fiona Lee

PhD candidate, Psychology

2017 Recipient: Ben Allen

PhD candidate, Modern Thought & Literature

2016 Recipient: Nicole Martin

PhD candidate, History

2015 Recipient: Susan Fisk

PhD candidate, Sociology

2014 Recipient: Nicole Martin

PhD candidate, History

2013 Recipient: Alison Wynn

PhD candidate, Sociology