The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) has established the Luciano Tomassini Latin American International Relations Award. The prize, designed to honor the memory of the noted Chilean international relations specialist who passed away in 2010, will be given on a yearly basis to the author or authors of an outstanding book on the region’s international relations published in Spanish, English, French or Portuguese in the previous three years. The award will be given for the first time at the XXX LASA Congress to be held in San Francisco, California, on 23-26 May 2012. The members of the international jury for the award are Jorge Heine (chair), Victor Bulmer-Thomas, Rafael Fernández de Castro, Mónica Hirst and Julia Sweig. The deadline for submissions is 1 September 2011.