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History of Education Society Graduate Student Essay Prize

The History of Education Society (HES) awards a prize of $750 biennially for the best graduate student essay in the history of education, broadly defined to cover a wide range of educational and cultural institutions inside and outside of the United States. This includes work on schools and universities, teachers, students, and families. Nominations by faculty, graduate advisors, department chairs, and deans, as well as self-nominations by students, are welcome. Authors must be students at the time of submission, and essays must be unpublished works. The winning essay will be published in History of Education Quarterly. HES also extends a $250 travel supplement to the Barnard Prize winner for her/his attendance at the annual meeting, and covers the costs of registration and the banquet. The 2013 meeting will take place in Nashville, Tennessee on October 31-November 3. The deadline for submissions is May 15, 2013. For more information contact Professor Hilary Moss (award committee chair) at hmoss@amherst.edu.

Posted: April 23, 2013
Tagged: Awards and Prizes