SHGAPE is soliciting submissions for our Graduate Student Essay Prize. The Graduate Student Essay prize is awarded annually for the best article of journal article length written by a graduate student on a Gilded Age and/or Progressive Era topic. The winner of the prize will receive $250, and the winning essay will be considered for publication in the Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. The winner will also be honored at the annual SHGAPE luncheon at the OAH.
Submissions for the 2021 prize are due January 7, 2021. Submissions should be sent as an email attachment to the committee chair, Joseph Locke at LockeJ@uhv.edu with the subject line “SHGAPE Graduate Student Essay Prize.”