International Academy for Intercultural Research 

A professional interdisciplinary organization dedicated to the understanding and improvement of intercultural relations through world-class social science research
Established 1997

IJIR Outstanding Paper

The award, created by Elservier Publishing, honors the best paper published in IJIR during the two years prior to each conference.  The papers are nominated by members of the Academy and will be judged on their contribution to theory and/or practice.