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John D'Emilio LGBTQ History Dissertation Award

DEADLINE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY OCTOBER 2, 2017"

The OAH announces the establishment of the John D'Emilio LGBTQ History Dissertation Award, given annually to the best PhD dissertation in U.S. LGBTQ history. The award is named for John D'Emilio, pioneer in LGBTQ history.

A dissertation must be completed during the period July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017 to be eligible for the 2018 D'Emilio Award.

The award will be presented at the 2018 OAH Annual Meeting in Sacramento, California, April 12–14.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Please send an electronic attachment (PDF) of your complete dissertation to each of the three committee members listed below by midnight (PST) on October 2, 2017 and include in the subject line "2018 John D'Emilio LGBTQ History Dissertation Award." Each committee member must receive all applications by this date.

Each application must also include a letter of support from a faculty member at the degree-granting institution, along with an abstract and table of contents.

The final decision will be made by the award committee by February 2018. The winner will be provided with details regarding the OAH Annual Meeting and awards presentation.

Committee Members:

Pippa Holloway (Chair)
Affiliation: Middle Tennessee State University
pippa.holloway@mtsu.edu

Julio Capó, Jr.
Affiliation: University of Massachusetts, Amherst
capo@history.umass.edu

Kevin Mumford
Affiliation: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
kmumford@illinois.edu

DEADLINE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY OCTOBER 2, 2017

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