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
2021 Monique Harrison, Education
2020 Justine Modica, History
2019 Taylor Orth, Sociology
2018 Fiona Lee, Psychology
2017 Ben Allen, Modern Thought & Literature
2016 Nicole Martin, History
2015 Susan Fisk, Sociology
2014 Nicole Martin, History
2013 Alison Wynn, Sociology