The CCWH offers the six awards to help reach its organizational goals. For a full award description, current application form and information about previous award recipients, please read more about each award.
The deadline for receipt of all 2016 applications is May 15, 2016.
Catherine Prelinger Award – a $20,000 award to a scholar whose career has not followed a traditional path through secondary and higher education and whose work has contributed to women in the historical profession. Read more…
Ida B. Wells Graduate Student Fellowship – a $1000 annual award given to a graduate student working on a historical dissertation that interrogates race and gender, not necessarily in a history department. Read more…
Joan Kelly Memorial Prize – a $1,000 annual award for the book in women’s history and/or feminist theory that best reflects the high intellectual and scholarly ideals exemplified by the life and work of Joan Kelly. (1928-1982). Read more…
Peggy Pascoe Memorial Fund – more information coming soon.
50th Anniversary Fund – more information coming soon.
Donations by CCWH members and other patrons support these important awards. To donate to any of of them by credit or debit card, please fill out our secure online Awards Donation form.
The Coordinating Council on Women in History is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.