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Mellon Scholars Program at the Library Company of Philadelphia

The Library Company of Philadelphia’s Program in African American History, with the support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and The National Endowment for the Humanities, is pleased to announce the Mellon Scholars Program of fellowships, internships, and workshop for 2020-2021.

Ohio Academy of History Publication Award

2020 Publication Award

The Ohio Academy of History invites nominations for its annual Outstanding Publication Award.  Scholarly monographs published by members of the Academy between November 1, 2018 and October 31, 2019 are eligible.  Books by previous winners may be considered, although no individual may win the award more than twice.  Nominees should send one copy of the book directly to each member of the Publication Award Committee and to the Secretary-Treasurer of the Ohio Academy of History, Kevin Kern.