The EAS gives out two awards per year, based on presentations at the AAA meetings. The awards are for best paper by a new investigator and best paper by a student, and they are awarded with a cash prize.
Best Paper by a New Investigator
Elizabeth Blum (Norra Stockholms Psykiatri) – Delayed Dispersal in Humans: Effects of Family Circumstances on Dispersal Timing.
Best Paper by a Student
Wesley Allen Arave (University of New Mexico) – Is Blood Thicker than Water for Back-Scratchers?: Balanced Nepotism in a Small-Scale Society.