Department of History Writing Awards


Robert B. Carlisle Research Paper Award

For a 15-25 page paper written for a 300- or 400-level course, including a senior seminar or an independent study SYE (open to History majors and minors only, but closed to History honors projects)

Sophomore/Junior Historiographical Essay Award

For a historiographical essay written for a HIST 299 seminar

To apply, a student must submit an e-copy, in Word format, of the paper to the department secretary by the award deadline.

Papers written for classes in the current academic year are eligible.

All submissions must have a cover sheet with the following information:

*Submitter's full name
* Paper Title
* Course number and title
* Submitter's contact information

No identifying information should appear beyond the cover sheet.

Each award recipient will receive a cash award.

Submission deadline: May 12, 2018. Early entries happily accepted!