Springer Award - Best Paper


The Springer Award for best paper published in The Australian Educational Researcher was inaugurated in 2011.

Selection process

The journal's editorial team chooses the best paper from those published in each calendar year, and the Award is presented at the AARE Annual Conference by the Springer Representative. The panel’s decision will be final and no further correspondence will be entered into.

Previous awardees


Sue Saltmarsh, Eseta Tualaulelei & Kay Ayre Education University of Hong Kong


Emma Rowe and Laura Perry

Private financing in urban public schools: inequalities in a stratified education marketplace

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