The Historical Society of Southern California offers three book awards each year. Applications for the 2017 Awards are due August 1, 2017. Books must be published in 2015 or 2016. Awards will be presented at the HSSC annual conference in 2018. The awards include:
The Norman Neuerburg Award which is presented to the author with the best book on California history that emphasizes the 19th century or earlier.
The Martin Ridge Award which is presented to the author with the best book on California history that emphasizes the twentieth century onward.
The Donald H. Pflueger Local History Award honors an outstanding scholarly book or project (print or electronic) on Southern California local history.
Information about these three awards and the five other HSSC awards is available at http://thehssc.org/hsscawards/
Contact HSSC Executive Director Amy Essington at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.