Bradford Dissertation Prize - St. George Tucker Society

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April 15, 2018
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, African American History / Studies, Intellectual History, Military History, Native American History / Studies

Dear Colleagues,


The St. George Tucker Society, an interdisciplinary scholarly organization dedicated to the study of the American South, is proud to announce its annual M. E. Bradford Dissertation Prize. The award recognizes the best dissertation focused on the South, any time period and any discipline. The prize carries a $1,000 award and an expense-paid trip to discuss the project at the Society’s annual meeting. Attendance at the July 26-28, 2018 meeting in Jackson, Mississippi is mandatory for receipt of the prize.  

Eligible dissertations will have been completed and defended in the 2017 calendar year and must be written in English. Self-nominations accepted. Please submit a letter of application, CV, dissertation abstract, and electronic copy of the dissertation by April 15, 2018 to Dr. Matthew A. Byron, Chair of History at Young Harris College via email:




Contact Info: 

Matthew A. Byron

Dissertation Prize Committee Chair

Associate Professor & Chair of History

Young Harris College

Young Harris, GA 30582

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