Equitable representation in awards and recognition in scholarly publishing: Current challenges and the path ahead - Kirk - Learned Publishing - Wiley Online Library
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- Awards are an important mechanism of recognition that can signify inclusivity or exclusivity and impact careers.
- More women were selected by publishing organizations for awards overall yet appeared underrecognized in a predominantly women-employed workforce.
- Award programs showed a preference for US-based awardees despite the global representation of individuals' localities.
- To build equity in awards programs, organizations are encouraged to appoint diverse committees, promote transparency and publicize awards in historically excluded communities...."