The Organization of American Historians promotes excellence
in the scholarship, teaching, and presentation of American history.
Award Deadlines Extended
We’ve extended the deadlines for both the Huggins-Quarles Award and the Stanton-Horton Award for Excellence in National Park Service History. The new deadline for the Stanton-Horton Award for Excellence in National Park Service History is December 15, 2021. The new deadline for the Huggins-Quarles Award is January 1, 2022.
Please contact Award Coordinator Kara Hamm at email@example.com with any questions.
OAH Receives NEH Grant to Maintain, Expand Programming
The OAH has received a nearly $200,000 grant from the NEH to maintain and expand its innovate virtual programming while pivoting back to core in-person offerings. “Now more than ever, it’s critical that we have the resources to best engage the public about the importance of understanding history, while supporting members of the profession who research, teach, publish, and present that history,” said Beth English, Executive Director of the OAH.
2022 OAH Diversity Fellowship
The OAH, together with the Department of History at Indiana University, offers the OAH Diversity Fellowship every three years to support doctoral study in the field of U.S. History. The OAH Diversity Fellowship provides a unique opportunity for students from underrepresented groups in academia to study in Indiana University’s Department of History, while gaining practical experience in the classroom as teaching assistants and in the variety of work the OAH does to support the historical profession.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2021