This prize is awarded to the two research papers written in the HIST 491 Research Seminar that demonstrate the most significant scholarly achievement. This course is a requirement for all history majors and the prize considers papers completed during the previous two semesters.
Monetary Award: $250 and a book prize
Eligibility: Students who have successfully completed HIST 491
Application: Faculty who would like to nominate a student should submit his or her paper to the History Department office. Students can also nominate themselves by submitting the application form, an electronic version to firstname.lastname@example.org addition to the paper essay to the History Department office.