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ABELL AWARD IN URBAN POLICY

In 2013 Seung Hee Lee, 2013 Ph.D., Bloomberg School of Public Health, a  won for her paper,  "Changing the Food Environment in Baltimore City: The Baltimore Health Carry-Out Intervention."

The Abell Award in Urban Policy is given annually to the students who author the most compelling papers on a policy problem facing the City of Baltimore and feasible solutions. The Selection Committee decides on the allocation of the $5,000 award.

All full-time students from the following schools are eligible to enter:

  • Coppin State University
  • Goucher College
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Loyola University Maryland
  • McDaniel College
  • Morgan State University
  • College of Notre Dame in Maryland
  • Towson University
  • University of Baltimore
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore
  • UMBC
  • University of Maryland, College Park
  • Stevenson University

Click here for more information on the 2013 Abell Award Competition

The Abell Award's 2013 first-place winner: Seung Hee Lee, 2013 Ph.D., Bloomberg School of Public Health, "Changing the Food Environment in Baltimore City: The Baltimore Health Carry-Out Intervention."

Read the winning papers from prior years.

To learn more about previous Abell Award winners, click here.