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
Aimée Plourde – A costly signaling model of the origins of prestige goods.
Best Paper by a Student
Jeremy Koster – Explaining non-optimal foraging decisions by indigenous Nicaraguan hunters.