Applications are now being accepted by the Historians of German, Scandinavian, and Central European Art and Architecture (HGSCEA, an affiliated society of the College Art Association) for the HGSCEA Emerging Scholars Essay Prize, an award of $500 given annually to the author of a distinguished essay published the preceding year on any topic in the history of German, Scandinavian, or Central European art, architecture, design, or visual culture. Submissions, which must be in English and may be from electronic or print publications, must have a publication date of 2017; applicants must be either current Ph.D. students or have earned a PhD in or after 2013 and must be members of HGSCEA at the time of application.
HGSCEA membership costs $30 annually ($15 for students) and includes a dinner reception at CAA. For more information on HGSCEA, see hgscea.org.
The recipient of the Emerging Scholars Essay Prize (along with honorable mentions as appropriate) will be chosen by the members of the HGSCEA Board, notified in late January 2018, and publicly announced at the HGSCEA dinner reception during the College Art Association annual conference.
Submissions should include a copy of the publication and a CV and should be sent by electronic attachment to the HGSCEA Secretary, Juliet Koss (firstname.lastname@example.org), before December 18, 2017.