Prof. Charles CARLTON - ARA Full Member, University of Rochester, USA, for his long standing interest in Romanian Studies. His many publications and the support provided to ARA
Dr. Dan GRINDEA - ARA Full Member, USA, for his contribution to the volume of "Românii în stiinta si cultura occidentalã".
Dr. Viorel ACHIM - Institute of History of the Romanian Academy, the Branche at Cluj-Napoca, ROMANIA, for his studies and publications in history.
THE BOOKS AWARDS FOR 1998:
Dr. Vladimir TISMANEANU - University of Maryland at College Park, USA, for his book entitled "Fantasies of Salvation", Priceton University Press, 1997