Colin West (MA, Arizona 2010) who worked with BARA, received the A&E 2010 Junior Scholar Award for his 2009 article in American Anthropologist.
Full citation of 2010 winner:
Colin T. West. 2009 Domestic Transitions, Desiccation, Agricultural Intensification, and Livelihood Diversification among Rural Households on the Central Plateau, Burkina Faso. American Anthropologist. 111(3):275-288.