The National Council on Public History (NCPH) awards recognize excellence in the diverse ways public historians apply their skills to the world around us. The purpose of the award program is to promote professionalism and best practices among public historians and to raise awareness about their activities. Submissions for the Book Award and Kelley Award […]
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Mellon-Schlesinger Summer Research Grants A major grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has allowed the Schlesinger Library to launch the Long 19th Amendment Project interrogating the centennial of American women’s suffrage. The grant will fund up to three eight-week residencies each June–July in 2019, 2020, and 2021 for researchers doing advanced work on the gender […]
The Western Society for French History is pleased to announce the creation of the annual Mission Prize. Candidates for the Prize can self-nominate or be nominated by someone else. Nominations are due 15 December each year. All nominees will be invited to submit a cover letter and a CV for review. Shortlisted nominees will be […]
The Newberry is now accepting fellowship applications for the 2022-23 academic year! Apply today! We invite interested individuals who wish to utilize the Newberry’s collection to apply for our many fellowship opportunities: The Newberry Library’s long-standing fellowship program provides outstanding scholars with the time, space, and community required to pursue innovative and ground-breaking scholarship. In addition to […]
*The Berkshire Conference of Women Historians has extended the deadline of submissions for the 2023 Berkshire Conference of Women, Genders, and Sexualities to 31 January 2022. Please see www.berksconference.org for the Call for Proposals. Berkshire Conference of Women, Genders and Sexualities, 2023: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Big Berks! 28 June-2 July 2023, Santa […]
Lerner-Scott Prize DEADLINE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY OCTOBER 15, 2021 The Lerner-Scott Prize is given annually by the Organization of American Historians for the best doctoral dissertation in U.S. women’s history. The prize is named for Gerda Lerner and Anne Firor Scott, both pioneers in women’s history and past presidents of the OAH. A […]