Anneke Zuiderwijk wins Digital Governance Junior Scholar Award
Anneke Zuiderwijk has won the Digital Governance Junior Scholar Award. The award is given to “a junior scholar who has made a substantive contribution to improving our understanding of how innovative uses of information and communication technology can improve public governance and public service”.
The award is jointly sponsored by the American Society for Public Administration (ASAP) Section on Science and Technology in Government (SSTIG) and the Digital Government Society (DGS). The Award committee has given out the Award at the ASPA conference in Seattle on March 19, 2016.
The Chair of the Award Committee, Dr. Yu-Che Chen, mentioned that the committee has recognized Zuiderwijk’s significant contribution to the study of digital governance. He stated: “Committee members have cited the salience of your research on open data as well as your outstanding accomplishment in research publications and impact.