Academic awards

Polish Studies Association, best article in Polish studies prize for “The New Populism in Poland: The Usual Suspects?” Problems of Post-Communism, v 55, n 3, May-June 2008.

Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellowship, National Endowment for Democracy, 2006-07

National Council for Eurasian and East European Research grants: 2003-05, 1999-2001, 1997-98

International Research and Exchanges Board Short Term Travel Grants: 2004, 2002

American Political Science Association Small Research Grants: 2004, 1998

Washington and Lee University, Global Stewardship Course Development Grants: 2005, 2002

German Marshall Fund of the United States Research Support Grant: 2000‑01

Earhart Foundation Fellowship Research Grant: 2000‑01

Washington and Lee University, Class of 1962 Fellowship: 2006-07 (declined), 2000‑01

University College, Oxford, W&L Visiting Fellow: Hilary Term 2001

Global Partners Project of the Associated Colleges of the Midwest, Associated Colleges of the South & Great Lakes Colleges Association, summer research grants: 2005, 2002, 2000

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, short term grants: 1997, 1993

Washington and Lee University, Glenn (since 2009: Lenfest) Grant: annually 1993-2010

Washington and Lee University, Hewlett-Melon and Kimbrough grants: 1995 (declined)

KBN (Committee for Scientific Research, Poland) grants: 2004-05, 2001-02, 1997-98, 1995-96,   1991-92

Harvard University, Russian Research Center, Mellon Fellowship: 1986-1987

Nuffield College, Oxford Colleges Hospitality Scheme for Polish Scholars Fellow­ship: 1986

Polish Sociological Association, Stanisław Ossowski Award: 1982